Waterview School Auckland

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 12:41 PM 14 November 2019
Closes 3pm 12 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2U7

Our school is seeking an aspiring deputy principal. We are an urban primary school with teachers working in a collaborative learning environment, located in Central Auckland. We are a PB4L school.

The successful applicant will need an indepth knowledge of the NZ Curriculum. A meaningful use of digital technology would be beneficial. The deputy principal will oversee the curriculum and assessment practices. The role will also include being the SENCO and leading behaviour management practices.

Desired qualities for our deputy principal:

  • Excellent communication and people skills, a team player, loyal and organised
  • Is committed to building strong relationships with leaders, whānau, staff, the wider community and all other stakeholders
  • Someone who is able to reflect on their own performance and adapt and make change where necessary
  • Has the ability and confidence to teach and model lessons across the school
  • A team player who leads by example and is willing to contribute to all areas of the school
  • A positive role model for others; caring, shows empathy, with a sense of humour
  • A leader of learning who will make a positive contribution to our school community
  • Is culturally responsive, ready to be fully involved in the culture and day-to-day effective leadership of the school
  • Gives support, and is able to challenge and grow our learners, teachers and leaders
  • Is motivated, and capable of building teacher capability, accelerating student achievement and able to drive the strategic direction of the school
  • The ability to facilitate and lead whole school professional development. assemblies and events
  • Committed to continuing/developing the best learning environments,  holding high expectations for consistency across the school
  • Has the confidence to be delegate authority in the absence of the principal.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Brett Skeen, Principal
10 Herdman St, Waterview 1026
(027) 628 7227

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA2U7

Listed 12:41 PM 14 November 2019
Closes 3pm 12 December 2019

Waterview School NZ

School details

Waterview School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 317

School number: 1563
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Physical address:
10 Herdman Street, Waterview, Auckland

Postal Address:
10 Herdman Street, Waterview, Auckland, 1026