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 9:46 AM 13 January 2020
Closes 12pm 31 January 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4Ux

Due to promotion, we are seeking a vibrant 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 would ideally be Apple competent and IT savvy. 

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
  • 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
  • Respects our journey and is prepared to embed the direction we are currently going
  • 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
  • Embraces technology and is excited about the possibilities it enables
  • 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 2 unless otherwise negotiated.

How to apply

Please submit your application electronically as one document. The application should include our completed application form along with your covering letter and CV. All applications will be acknowledged by return email.

Micky Brosnan, Principals' PA
(03) 920 7000

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4Ux

Listed 9:46 AM 13 January 2020
Closes 12pm 31 January 2020

Pegasus Bay School NZ

School details

Pegasus Bay School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 475

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

Postal Address:
5 Solander Road, Pegasus, 7612