St Joseph's Catholic School (Fairfield) Waikato


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 9:51 AM 25 June 2020
Closes 5pm 21 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8eN

Our school provides a Catholic education for 350 children in Y1-8. The school has a rich history, celebrating its 70th Anniversary in 2020. 

We seek an experienced, learner centred leader who will focus the school culture on providing a holistic education in an environment that reflects the values of the Roman Catholic Church.

Our new principal will:

  • Accept and recognise a responsibility to maintain and preserve the special character of our school
  • Lead the implementation of a localised curriculum through quality teaching aligned to a learner centred, future-focused approach 
  • Create a learning environment where all students are encouraged to expand their potential and strive for excellence
  • Model and actively promote our school vision and values
  • Develop and implement effective systems to support and enhance student learning
. This includes finance, property and health and safety systems
  • Strengthen communication and relationships with all members of the school community, to enhance student learning
  • Actively promote and honour the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.

This is a tagged position and a willingness and ability to lead religious instruction, appropriate to the special character of the school, is a condition of appointment.

Position will commence, 12 October.


How to apply

For an application pack please contact: 

Jo Wilson, Consultant
(021) 278 0768

Vacancy reference #:1HA8eN

Listed 9:51 AM 25 June 2020
Closes 5pm 21 July 2020

St Joseph's Catholic School (Fairfield) NZ

School details

St Joseph's Catholic School (Fairfield)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 348

School number: 1946
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Physical address:
88 Clarkin Road, Fairfield, Hamilton

Postal Address:
P O Box 957, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton, 3240