Pukeokahu School Manawatu/Whanganui

Sole teaching principal

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 9:35 AM 11 March 2020
Closes 3pm 10 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6Lx

We are a caring and successful school with 6 students Y0–8. Our school is 30km northeast of Taihape set adjacent to the picturesque Rangitikei River and Ruahine Ranges, and has excellent support from its community. This is an exciting opportunity for a forward-thinking and adventurous educational leader to join our dedicated school.

The Board of Trustees is looking to appoint a principal to start in term 3 this year who:

  • Is an innovative leader with demonstrated experience using e-learning to raise student achievement
  • Has a track record of improving student outcomes for priority learners
  • Has the ability to manage conflict and solve problems effectively and calmly
  • Has had more than 5 years' multilevel teaching and in particular new entrant teaching experience
  • Has the skill to work on a variety of tasks concurrently
  • Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills that inspire and build strong relationships with staff, Board, students and community
  • Has a willingness to be involved in local community events and fundraising for the school
  • Embraces the school's special character, values
  • Willing to embrace local tikanga and be supportive of te reo Māori.

How to apply

For an information pack please contact:

Miranda Aylward, BOT Chair
(06) 388 1444

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6Lx

Listed 9:35 AM 11 March 2020
Closes 3pm 10 April 2020

Pukeokahu School NZ

School details

Pukeokahu School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 5

School number: 2428
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Physical address:
84 Matawhero Road, Pukeokahu

Postal Address:
84 Matawhero Road RD 2, Taihape, 4792