Ministry of Education Waikato

Director of education –Waikato


English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 1:55 PM 30 June 2020
Closes 31 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8nb

Now is an exciting time at the Ministry of Education. We are working alongside the profession and communities to help shape an education system that delivers the best outcomes for our children and young people.

We want to take a whole of system approach, from early learning through to tertiary; where we work in partnership with providers, parents, whānau and the community to raise achievement for all New Zealanders.  

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic leader who is committed to our approach, and has the expertise and drive to support our partners to achieve great results for our children and young people.

The director of education for Waikato will be a persuasive and savvy leader who will provide a single face of the Ministry to the education sector. They will back their community and mobilise the right programmes and resources to allow the region’s children and young people to reach their full potential. Secondment or fixed-term.

Your skills and experience as a senior leader, strong and effective communicator, ability to think nationally and act locally and to provide clarity in a complex environment will be crucial to your success.

This is a unique opportunity to make a difference to the future of New Zealand.

How to apply

For a confidential enquiry or more information please contact:

Steve Gregan
(027) 201 9812

Vacancy reference #:1HA8nb

Listed 1:55 PM 30 June 2020
Closes 31 July 2020

Ministry of Education NZ

Organisation details

Ministry of Education

Location: Waikato