St Theresa's School (Invercargill) Southland

Deputy principal

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 10:08 AM 04 May 2020
Closes 4pm 18 May 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA7Gi

We are on the search for an inspiring educator to join our successful school.

We are part of a strong network of schools across Southland and are also part of the supportive Catholic schools within the Dunedin Diocese. Our city and province offers an array of opportunities for whānau to live and enjoy its many assets.

Our school enjoys great support from our community and has a strong family atmosphere, a positive school environment and an increasing rich cultural diversity.

Our school is well resourced and has access to many community resources to further support our teaching and learning. 

It is a condition of appointment that the person appointed has the capabilities to maintain programmes and activities that reflect the special character of the school.

We want to appoint an experienced leader who:

  • Is a life-long learner who is innovative, flexible and forward thinking
  • Upholds the vision, values and strategic aims of our school
  • Can think strategically
  • Is a team player and collaborative professional who is loyal and ethical
  • Is open, approachable and consultative with staff, developing and maintaining excellent professional relationships
  • Has the ability to foster strong relationships with all stakeholders
  • Is an excellent communicator with a positive outlook and a sense of humour
  • Is a high expectations practitioner with knowledge of current pedagogy informing practice and proven classroom experience
  • Has a growth mind-set
  • Is a reflective practitioner
  • Has an awareness of and positive attitude towards bicultural, multicultural and special education support
  • Has the capabilities to maintain programmes and activities that reflect the special character of the school
  • Has strong organisational skills are essential, including delegating, developing and following systems
  • Has strong self-management skills including effective time management and decision-making
  • Is skilled in promoting evidence-based teaching and learning, and supporting teacher inquiry into practice.


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Julian Ineson, Principal
(027) 331 3937

Download Notes for Applicants and S467 Form
S467 FORM v6

Download our DP Application pack
DP Application Pack v8

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA7Gi

Listed 10:08 AM 04 May 2020
Closes 4pm 18 May 2020

St Theresa's School (Invercargill) NZ

School details

St Theresa's School (Invercargill)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 275

School number: 4022
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Physical address:
161 King Street, Invercargill

Postal Address:
161 King Street, Windsor, Invercargill, 9810