Oturu School Northland


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 9:28 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 4pm 08 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA18U

U3, decile1a, roll approximately 147.

'Learning to Live, Living to Learn' 

Situated on the rural outskirts of Kaitaia, it all began with a belief that marae, church and school would sustain the community of Oturu, including buildings, philosophy and culture.

We are looking for a new principal who will guide and collaboratively support our students, staff, BOT and community on our journey through our Enviroschools focus and Oturutanga approach.

Our new principal will:

  • Be approachable, caring, collaborative, visionary and will lead with integrity
  • Have an affinity with, and understanding of, te reo me ona Tikanga Māori
  • Have a highly effective record as a primary educator.

'We work together for the good of our people.'

How to apply

Please contact Pat for an application pack. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Pat Heta, BOT Chair
(027) 500 2458

Vacancy reference #:1HA18U

Listed 9:28 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 4pm 08 November 2019

Oturu School NZ

School details

Oturu School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 177

School number: 1071
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Physical address:
Donald Road, Kaitaia

Postal Address:
Oturu Road RD 2, Kaitaia, 482