Pirinoa School Wellington

Principal – rural school

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

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 10:11 AM 19 December 2019
Closes 12pm 12 February 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA47r

Inspired, Proud, Confident Tamariki

Principal position, term 2, 2020 start. U2, decile 7, roll 35.

If you are passionate about learning, love the rural lifestyle, awesome kids and an incredibly supportive community, come and join us!

This is an exciting leadership (0.6) and teaching (0.4) opportunity for our well-resourced school.

Our school is a three-classroom, small, rural school located 20 minutes from Martinborough and 10 minutes from the Cape Palliser coastline.

We are seeking a community-minded, passionate, innovative principal to lead our school.

Our community wants someone who:

  • Has integrity, honesty and transparency
  • Is supportive of students and their families
  • Is energetic, enthusiastic and a team player
  • Can be present, available, approachable
  • Is a strong leader, is good at managing and, above all else, supporting our staff
  • Is strong on behaviour and respect
  • Is willing to work with community volunteers to increase the presence of Te Ao Māori in our school.

We can offer you a supportive community; we have a strong financial position and small class numbers. Assistance with accommodation is available if required.

How to apply

Application packs are available from the vacancy link. Direct enquiries, applications with your CV to be emailed to:

Sara Sutherland, BOT Chairperson
(027) 313 0772

Download our Job Description
Pirinoa School Principal Job Specifications 2020

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA47r

Listed 10:11 AM 19 December 2019
Closes 12pm 12 February 2020

Pirinoa School NZ

School details

Pirinoa School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 55

School number: 2958
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Physical address:
2782 Lake Ferry Road, Pirinoa

Postal Address:
2782 Lake Ferry Road RD 2, Featherston, 5772