Alfredton School Manawatu/Whanganui


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 11:03 AM 12 March 2020
Closes 5pm 25 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6Qh

'Inspiring Learning for a Lifetime – Little Acorns to Mighty Oaks'

Here at our school we are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic principal to lead us through a transitional period of our education journey.

We are looking for a leader who will embrace the MIGHTY values (Motivated, Imaginative, Gives Respect, Happy, To be Adaptable, You’re Confident) which are ingrained in our school community.

To fit right in at our school…

  • You will have great communication and interpersonal skills
  • You will be able to engage in and encourage collaborative and rewarding relationships with students, staff, whānau and the wider community
  • You will have a strong knowledge of curriculum and assessment
  • Your strategic planning, management and leadership skills will be exceptional
  • You will understand and respect the special nature of our small rural school.

Experience with multilevel teaching an advantage.

Situated in the heart of Alfredton in the Tararua district, and supported by our strong farming community, our school is known for being a busy and welcoming hub. We are a well-resourced, decile 10 school with a supportive Board of Trustees and a great staff culture.

Accommodation in close proximity to the school available.

If this sounds like you, we look forward to receiving your application.

If you would like to chat about the role or arrange a visit to the school, please contact Katie.

How to apply

Please email for further information and an application pack. Please send your CV electronically to:

Katie Falloon, Chairperson, Board of Trustees
(06) 375 0523

Vacancy reference #:1HA6Qh

Listed 11:03 AM 12 March 2020
Closes 5pm 25 March 2020

Alfredton School NZ

School details

Alfredton School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 43

School number: 2801
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Physical address:
15207 Route 52, Alfredton, Eketahuna

Postal Address:
15207 Route 52 RD 3, Eketahuna, 4996