Tuakau School Waikato

Deputy principals (2 positions)

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 9:19 AM 11 March 2020
Closes 3pm 20 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6MG

Our much-loved deputy principal has won a principalship and we are now seeking 2 dynamic educators to join our leadership team as we strive to achieve our strategic goals.

Deputy principal – curriculum development

Deputy principal – cultural responsiveness and community engagement.  

We have a current roll of 242 students and are growing. Our school is situated in the heart of Tuakau and we are known for our rich history and vibrant and diverse engaged community. We are excited to have an opportunity to restructure our leadership team and welcome 2 new leaders into our supportive, collaborative team. 

The successful applicants will: 

  • Keep the tamariki at the centre of any decisions made
  • Be able to effectively communicate with our tamariki, kaiako and the wider community
  • Be inspiring educators who motivate others to seek continuous improvement
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent curriculum knowledge and the capability to support curriculum design and pedagogy 
  • Be committed to ongoing learning and development through a collaborative approach 
  • Be a creative and innovative problem solver
  • Be able to analyse data and use this to help inform school strategic goals
  • Have excellent digital technological knowledge and be willing to grow. 

These positions will have a small teaching component. You would be joining an amazing staff who are committed to the success of our tamariki. 

Position commences the start of term 2 (or by negotiation).

How to apply

Please email your CV along with the completed application pack to:

Bathsheba Tofilau, Principal
(09) 236 8105

Download our application form
TPS Deputy principal application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6MG

Listed 9:19 AM 11 March 2020
Closes 3pm 20 March 2020

Tuakau School NZ

School details

Tuakau School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 273

School number: 1539
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Physical address:
6 School Road, Tuakau

Postal Address:
2 School Road, Tuakau, 2121