St Joseph's School (Wairoa) Hawke's Bay

Principal U2

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:22 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 5pm 04 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA09m

Y1-8, roll 83, decile 2.

If you love the outdoors, fantastic kids and a welcoming community then we have the school for you! 

Come and join us, in sunny Hawke's Bay, as our new principal and lead our school on a learning journey into the 21st century.

We are a Catholic integrated school, located in the rural township of Wairoa. The area is home to the magnificent Mahia Peninsula, beautiful Lake Waikaremoana, with the renowned Wairoa River running through the township, and caters for tramping, hunting, surfing, fishing and plenty of whitebait!

You will have the opportunity to work amongst a dedicated staff, a supportive board of trustees, awesome whānau and a vibrant catholic faith community.

We welcome applications from a strong Catholic leader who cares about students, improving teaching and learning and is a forward-thinking curriculum leader.  

Our new principal will:

  • Be a passionate Catholic faith leader who takes an active role in the parish and who will continue to strengthen our three-fold community of faith
  • Be an excellent communicator who values collaboration and is responsive to the needs and ideas of the students, staff and wider school community
  • Be a creative and inspiring leader of learning with high levels of energy and enthusiasm 
  • Be well-organised and possess effective time management skills
  • Have a future-focused vision for our wonderful Catholic school.

A willingness and ability to participate in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school is a condition of appointment.

Position commences term 1, 2020.

How to apply

Requests for an application pack or further information:

Kelli Wallace, BOT Chairperson
56 Queen St, Wairoa 4108
(027) 452 0148

Vacancy reference #:1HA09m

Listed 10:22 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 5pm 04 November 2019

St Joseph's School (Wairoa) NZ

School details

St Joseph's School (Wairoa)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 82

School number: 2679
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Physical address:
56 Queen Street, Wairoa

Postal Address:
P O Box 76, Wairoa, 4160