Trentham School Wellington

Deputy principal

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

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

Listed 9:41 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 4pm 29 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0As

We are looking for a new deputy principal to join our school community. Located in Upper Hutt, Wellington, we have a supportive diverse community of learners and a wonderful professional team of staff. This is an exciting opportunity for someone wanting to further develop their leadership in a growing school. 

 The ideal candidate will be someone who is:

  • An experienced and successful leader who works collaboratively with other leaders to achieve the school’s vision and goals
  • A passionate, innovative and forward-thinking educator committed to raising achievement for all learners
  • Supportive of highly agentic and collaborative learning environments for all learners
  • Committed to building strong relationships with learners, whānau, staff and the wider community
  • Strong in schoolwide planning and organisation, behaviour management, pastoral care, curriculum and assessment
  • Committed to instilling cultural awareness and the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in our school and learners
  • Able to lead the learning support team and liaise with outside agencies to access support
  • Highly reflective, able to interpret data and review practices
  • An effective communicator with excellent organisational skills, strong interpersonal skills and a great sense of humour.

This will be a walking position with elements of teacher release as required.

School visits are welcome.  

Position commences term 1, 2020.  

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Suzanne Su'a, Principal
2 Moonshine Rd, Upper Hutt, Wellington
(04) 528 6485

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Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA0As

Listed 9:41 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 4pm 29 October 2019

Trentham School NZ

School details

Trentham School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 396

School number: 2099
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Physical address:
Moonshine Road, Trentham, Upper Hutt

Postal Address:
Moonshine Road, Trentham, Upper Hutt, 5018