Wakaaranga School Auckland

Associate principal – junior school

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 9:08 AM 13 February 2020
Closes 3pm 12 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5QC

An exciting opportunity has become available for an outstanding education professional to join the senior leadership team and become a key part of our community.

Our school is renowned for quality teaching and learning, where all students and staff are supported and encouraged to meet their full potential. Our school motto ‘to be the best I can possibly be’ is alive within our values of respect, responsibility and reflection. Students are firmly at the heart of everything we do. Our staff culture is underpinned by empowerment and support of each, and we pride ourselves on being a highly effective team of passionate educators. 

Who we are looking for:

A dynamic and passionate educator to contribute to the overall performance of the school, with specific focus on the junior school team of approximately 16 classes. You will have current successful teaching and leadership experience.

You will have experience in inclusive education to enhance the wellbeing of individual students, ensuring that every student reaches their full potential. You will have the ability to effectively co-lead curriculum design and pedagogy, along with the creativity and innovation to seek continuous improvement.

Our school values will resonate strongly with you and you will bring them to life in everything you do. As an individual you have a commitment to ongoing professional growth and learning, and the get-up-and-go to personally strive to be the best you can be.

Your working style is highly collaborative, and you will enjoy being part of a passionate and high-performing team. You will thrive on building and maintaining solid relationships with staff, students, the Board and the wider school community.

This is a highly visible, active and hands-on role that presents an exciting opportunity for the right person.

We welcome candidates to visit our school. Please contact Wendy to arrange a suitable day and time.

How to apply

Applicants must complete the application form and enclose their CV.

Wendy West, Principal's PA
(09) 576 8205

Download the job description and application form
Wakaaranga School Associate Principal Position 2020

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA5QC

Listed 9:08 AM 13 February 2020
Closes 3pm 12 March 2020

Wakaaranga School NZ

School details

Wakaaranga School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 713

School number: 1560
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Physical address:
18 Butley Drive, Farm Cove, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 38128, Howick, Manukau, 2145