Parklands School (Motueka) Tasman/Nelson

Assistant principal Y5–8

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Assistant principal

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

Listed 9:32 AM 21 November 2019
Closes 4pm 02 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2vD

We are a full primary including a Māori bilingual unit.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative, dynamic and future-focused leader. We seek a passionate, creative and compassionate teacher to join our amazing kura. You will engage effectively with our school and communities and provide strong leadership across the school.

We are looking for a leader who: 

  • Believes that positive relationships are fundamental in a successful school
  • Has proven behaviour management skills
  • Has integrity and excellent communication skills, including a good sense of humour
  • Is organised in the day-to-day management of a school
  • Can successfully manage and lead a team 
  • Is well-equipped to effectively support and guide staff, students and whānau when addressing social and academic challenges
  • Will add to the strategic direction of the school
  • Values the significance of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and culturally responsive practices
  • Has strength in te reo and can uphold Tikanga Māori within a bilingual and mainstream setting
  • A passion for sport and recreation is also desirable.

Position to commence beginning of school year, 2020.

How to apply

Please send CV with a covering letter and the names of 2 professional referees to:

Hayley Wilson, Board Chair
(03) 528 8978

Download our application form
Parklands School Application Form v2

Vacancy reference #:1HA2vD

Listed 9:32 AM 21 November 2019
Closes 4pm 02 December 2019

Parklands School (Motueka) NZ

School details

Parklands School (Motueka)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 186

School number: 3213
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Physical address:
Pah Street, Motueka

Postal Address:
P O Box 403, Motueka, 7143