Te Kōmanawa Rowley School Canterbury


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

Listed 10:12 AM 10 February 2020
Closes 5pm 06 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5Fh

Kia ora koutou, Talofa, Mālō e lelei, Kia Orana, Namaste, As-salamu alaykom, Greetings

This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for an inspirational educational leader with vision, drive and highly effective leadership skills to lead a culture of collaboration and change.

We seek a principal who will establish strong relationships with our parents, ākonga, staff, whānau, aiga, local iwi and our multicultural community in setting the future direction for the school. 

The leader we seek will be:

  • A visionary principal with experience in leading change and raising achievement for all learners
  • Highly experienced in building strong foundations for Māori and Pasifika learners' success
  • Culturally responsive and highly skilled at engaging with staff, the community, other schools and local iwi to establish an inclusive partnership approach
  • Visible, energetic with high expectations for self and others and a ready sense of humour.

The school is Y1–6 with provision for enhanced te reo Māori and Samoan language programmes for Y7–8.

A successful applicant may be eligible for the Principal Recruitment Allowance (PRA) of up to $50,000 for up to 3 years with no more than 2 fixed period extensions of up to 2 years.

The position commences in term 3.

How to apply

Application packs are available by contacting Jo at admin@rowley.school.nz. Enquiries to:

Christine Nijdam, Commissioner
(027) 603 4132

Vacancy reference #:1HA5Fh

Listed 10:12 AM 10 February 2020
Closes 5pm 06 March 2020

Te Kōmanawa Rowley School NZ

School details

Te Kōmanawa Rowley School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 125

School number: 3492
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Physical address:
48 Rowley Avenue, Hoon Hay, Christchurch

Postal Address:
48 Rowley Avenue, Hoon Hay, Christchurch, 8025