Birkenhead School Auckland

Deputy principal Y0–3

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 10:19 am 17 October 2019
Closes 3pm 06 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0bU

We're seeking an aspiring leader who will bring an energy and passion to our senior leadership team from 2020. This position promises to be exciting, innovative, building on excellence and an already established successful foundation. This is a released position.

Desired attributes:

  • Experienced teacher with excellent communication and people skills; a team player, loyal and organised
  • A positive role model for others; caring, compassionate, with a sense of humour
  • A leader of learning who will make a positive difference in our school community
  • Culturally responsive, ready to be fully involved in the culture and day-to-day effective leadership of the school
  • Is supportive, and is someone who can challenge and grow our learners, teachers and leaders
  • Prior success in the classroom and a genuine love for teaching and learning
  • Is motivated, and capable of building teacher capability, accelerating student achievement and able to drive the strategic direction of the school
  • Has the potential to support and lead curriculum development in areas of expertise demonstrating relevant curriculum knowledge 
  • An ability to facilitate and lead whole school assemblies and schoolwide events
  • Committed to creating the best learning environments possible – holding high expectations for consistency across the school 
  • Has the confidence to be delegated authority in the absence of the principal.

Please call the office to book a time.

School visits are welcomed and encouraged.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Bevan Verryt
77 Mokoia Rd, Birkenhead, Auckland
(09) 480 7365

Vacancy reference #:1HA0bU

Listed 10:19 am 17 October 2019
Closes 3pm 06 November 2019

School details

Birkenhead School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 466

School number: 1231
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Physical address:
77 Mokoia Road, Birkenhead, Auckland

Postal Address:
77 Mokoia Road, Birkenhead, Auckland, 0626