Avalon Intermediate 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 9:16 AM 30 October 2019
Closes 4pm 15 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1M3

Position commences term 1, 2020.

We are looking for a new deputy principal to join our school community. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is wanting to further develop their leadership in a supportive and exciting school.

We offer a supportive team environment, with a fun and caring culture. Manaakitanga and whanaungatanga are important strengths in our team. 

Our new deputy principal will:

  • Be passionate about our learners and our school 
  • Have high expectations for learners and staff 
  • Be innovative, forward thinking and help staff to find creative ways to engage all learners 
  • Work collaboratively to achieve our school’s vision and goals
  • Be committed to instilling the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in our school 
  • Be approachable, empathetic and have a good sense of humour 
  • Solve problems in a restorative manner and support the continuing development of a restorative school culture
  • Be experienced in curriculum and assessment, schoolwide planning and organisation and pastoral care
  • Be able to build strong and respectful relationships with learners, whānau, staff and the wider community
  • Be a highly reflective leader and practitioner 
  • Keep abreast of the latest research into best practice and innovative ideas in education
  • Value the importance of culturally responsive practice and support the school to embed this within its culture
  • Be an effective communicator with excellent organisational skills 
  • Be professional, reliable, consistent and fun! 

This will be a walking position with some teaching required from time to time. The position will bring 4MU with the possibility of more, based on the successful applicant’s skill set contribution to our school.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Ariana Te Whetu, Principal
1041 High St, Lower Hutt 5011
(04) 567 7453

Download our application pack
Deputy Principal Appointment Pack AIS

Vacancy reference #:1HA1M3

Listed 9:16 AM 30 October 2019
Closes 4pm 15 November 2019

Avalon Intermediate NZ

School details

Avalon Intermediate

Type: Intermediate
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 231

School number: 3031
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Physical address:
1041 High Street, Avalon, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
1041 High Street, Avalon, Lower Hutt, 5011