Alfredton School Wellington


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 12:43 PM 30 March 2020
Closes 3pm 01 May 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6u3

“Inspiring Learning for a Lifetime – Little Acorns to Mighty Oaks”

Here at our school we are seeking a new permanent principal to start in term 3.

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 multi-level 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.

An excellent school house, situated next to the school property, may be available to rent to the successful candidate.

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

Term 3 start date – Monday 20 July.

How to apply

Application pack available from and direct enquiries to:

Katie Falloon, Board Chair
(06) 375 0523

Vacancy reference #:1HA6u3

Listed 12:43 PM 30 March 2020
Closes 3pm 01 May 2020

Alfredton School NZ

School details

Alfredton School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 44

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

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