Arakura School Wellington

Principal / tumuaki

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 9:50 am 19 June 2020
Closes 5pm 24 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8Uc

Our school is in the lovely area of Wainuiomata, bordered by native bush. We are a caring school with supportive whānau and Board of Trustees. Our students have told us they would value someone who is nice, kind, caring and believes in our school values. 

  • Make positive choices
  • Act with respect
  • Never give up attitude
  • Always show empathy.  

A hard working staff and an experienced senior leadership team is in place to support a new principal. 

The Board of Trustees seeks to appoint a principal who is passionate about student learning and achievement, and connecting our school and community to create a sense of belonging. They will also create a school environment that is inclusive and celebrates diversity, and is enthusiastic about leading our community to develop a responsive curriculum.  

The successful applicant will:  

  • Have student achievement and wellbeing at the heart of everything 
  • Preferably have knowledge and experience in PB4L.

If this sounds like you, please apply. We’d love for you to become a part of our school whānau. 

The position will commence at the beginning of term 1, 2021.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Katrina Barclay
Box 43-023, Wainuiomata 5048
(021) 0902 2312

Vacancy reference #:1HA8Uc

Listed 9:50 am 19 June 2020
Closes 5pm 24 July 2020

School details

Arakura School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 131

School number: 2802
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Physical address:
209 Wellington Road, Wainuiomata, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
P O Box 43023, Wainuiomata, Lower Hutt, 5048