Patea Area School Taranaki

Lead principal – South Taranaki Patea/Waverley Kahui Ako

Other senior leadership, Area / composite (Years 1–15), Principal, Other senior leadership, Executive leadership

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
Kahui Ako lead principal allowance

Listed 9:10 am 19 May 2020
Closes 3pm 05 June 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA7Xp

The South Taranaki Patea/Waverley Kahui Ako is seeking an experienced school leader for the fixed-term lead principal role. We are looking for someone who can build productive collaboration to help the Community of Learning/ Kāhui Ako meet its student achievement challenges.

The purpose of the roles:

  • To work in close collaboration with the Hawera Kahui Ako lead principal to drive the vision and direction of the Kāhui Ako
  • Offering leadership in building productive collaboration throughout the Kāhui Ako
  • Facilitating the agreement of shared achievement objectives
  • Supporting the professional growth of leaders and teachers
  • Offering leadership in the use of professional expertise across school to meet shared achievement objectives in collaboration with the other principals in the CoL.


National and local criteria are both required for these roles. Further details about the purpose, criteria and prerequisites of the roles are contained in the job description.

Terms and conditions

The terms and conditions of this role are contained in:

Variations to the Primary Principals’ Collective Agreement, Area School Teachers Collective Agreement or Secondary Principals’ Collective Agreement.

How to apply

Please request an application pack from Rachel. Completed application and CV to be sent to:

Rachel Williams, Chairperson of the Appointment Sub-committee
(06) 278 4145

Vacancy reference #:1HA7Xp

Listed 9:10 am 19 May 2020
Closes 3pm 05 June 2020

School details

Patea Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 206

School number: 185
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Physical address:
Kent Street, Patea

Postal Address:
P O Box 83, Patea, 4545