Southern Cross Campus Auckland

Principal – Y1–13

Principal, Area / composite (Years 1–15), Principal, Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:03 AM 25 November 2019
Closes 1:00 pm 24 January 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2dx

We are a large composite school that caters for 1,500 students Y1–13 in the suburb of Mangere in Auckland. The school has deep ties to the Mangere community by providing education, facilities, and programmes for the wider use of the community. Most students have Pacific cultural heritage, 16% are Māori and families/whānau are encouraged to be actively involved in the education of their children. The campus comprises a junior school Y1–8 and a college Y9–13.

Our campus provides a unique opportunity for an outstanding leader, with the support of a committed board of trustees, to genuinely make a difference in the lives of young people and their families. This is a job for an idealist who believes in the power of education to uplift young people and communities.

We are looking for a principal who can:

  • Build on a culture of, and desire for, success at school
  • Work closely with students and local communities
  • Focus on raising academic performance whilst also overseeing the day-to-day management of a complex school
  • Attract, develop and retain talented leaders and teachers
  • Manage the diverse and different needs of the junior school and college
  • Creatively build and enhance the capability of this decile one campus to meet the aspirations and educational needs of its community.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Kay Hawk, Education Consultant
(09) 920 2173

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA2dx

Listed 10:03 AM 25 November 2019
Closes 1:00 pm 24 January 2020

Southern Cross Campus NZ

School details

Southern Cross Campus

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 1514

School number: 452
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Physical address:
237 Buckland Road, Mangere, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 43242, Mangere, Auckland, 2153