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New Windsor School Auckland

Principal U6

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 8:48 am 18 October 2019
Closes 5pm 11 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0Hm

Whai koha. Kawe haepapa. Hikina te mānuka.

Be respectful. Be responsible. Be the best you can be.

We are a central Auckland school, celebrating more than 20 ethnic groups. Our school has a beautiful learning setting, surrounded by native trees, and spectacular views of the Waitakere Ranges.

The school’s mission statement captures the learning approach: To provide an exciting, caring and happy environment where children of all abilities can achieve their fullest potential and leave as confident lifelong learners.

Our school values the partnership with whānau and families and nurtures warm and inclusive relationships. A Māori bilingual programme operates, complemented by a komiti of whānau and extended whānau to support all tamariki growing academically and spiritually under the guidance of the Te Whānau Puawaitanga kaiako. 

Staff at our school are conscious of preparing their children for a world that will require courage, generosity, imagination, principle and determination to become successful global citizens.

The supportive and forward-looking board seeks an approachable and inspirational leader who positively embraces modern teaching practices.

The principal will have the following attributes:

  • Committed to student wellbeing and positive behaviour practices
  • Focused on modern pedagogy and inspirational use of digital technology
  • Committed to bilingual education within bicultural New Zealand and skilled at engaging and consulting with a diverse community
  • Adept at empowering, inspiring and building the capacity and capability of staff
  • Proven ability to raise outcomes for students
  • A strategic and lateral thinker
  • A sense of humour, strong communication and interpersonal skills to create an inclusive team.

The position commences term 1, 2020.

How to apply

Referees reports due same date as position closes. For an application pack or confidential enquiries, contact:

Linley Myers, Myers Bruce Leadership 
lmyersmbl@gmail.com
(021) 512 504

Vacancy reference #:1HA0Hm

Listed 8:48 am 18 October 2019
Closes 5pm 11 November 2019

School details

New Windsor School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 523
Website:

School number: 1390
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Physical address:
185 New Windsor Road, New Windsor, Auckland

Postal Address:
185 New Windsor Road, New Windsor, Auckland, 600