Pegasus Bay School Canterbury

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 10:33 AM 07 November 2019
Closes 12pm 29 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1yh

Due to promotion, we are seeking an experienced deputy principal to join our collaborative leadership team. This is an exciting opportunity for a leader with strong curriculum and pedagogical knowledge, an ability to lead professional learning schoolwide and an ability to build positive relationships with emerging adolescents and their families.

We are an Apple distinguished school and our deputy principal must be Apple competent as they are responsible for managing our IT infrastructure and leading good practice.  

Pegasus Bay is on the coastline of North Canterbury, just 30 minutes north of Christchurch city centre. The natural beauty of the area offers a great lifestyle and is a big drawcard for our school community.

We are an effective, decile 10, Y1–8 school that sits in the heart of a diverse, multicultural community.

We seek an amazing and passionate educational leader who:

  • Is dedicated to our children, our special place and our community
  • Embraces technology and is excited about the possibilities it enables
  • Is committed to seeing our students thrive in their learning and achievement
  • Understands teaching excellence, and places great value in growing all our staff to reach their full potential
  • Understands our way of learning, including the MLE environment
  • Is respectful and fair to all students, staff and whānau
  • Is fun and vibrant
  • Is highly visible and accessible to staff, students and whānau
  • Is an effective communicator who meaningfully engages with stakeholders.

We simply seek a passionate educator who is committed to learning and best practice.

The successful applicant will be expected to take up the position at the start of term 1, 2020 unless otherwise negotiated.

How to apply

Applications are to be submitted electronically as one document and no paper copies or CVs are to be submitted. Applications should include the completed application form, letter of application and CV.

Micky Brosnan, Principal's PA
(03) 920 7000

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA1yh

Listed 10:33 AM 07 November 2019
Closes 12pm 29 November 2019

Pegasus Bay School NZ

School details

Pegasus Bay School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 467

School number: 3570
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Physical address:
5 Solander Road, Pegasus

Postal Address:
5 Solander Road, Pegasus, 7612