Fairhaven School (Napier) Hawke's Bay

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 4:55 PM 30 June 2020
Closes 4pm 31 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8nr

Due to our deputy principal's promotion to principalship in Auckland, we seek an experienced and passionate special educational leader to join our team, leading and working collaboratively across the school. We are looking for someone who will contribute ideas and expertise as well as lead with a strong work ethic, enthusiasm and positive student centred relationships. 

Position commences 12 October, or as negotiated.

This is an excellent opportunity for a leader who:

  • Is committed to supporting staff growth in te ao Māori and culturally responsive pedagogy
  • Has great interpersonal skills and is able to develop strong and effective relationships with students, whānau, colleagues, staff, community and outside agencies
  • Has depth and knowledge in current special education pedagogy with the ability to mentor staff in personalising learning for students with complex needs
  • Has proven strengths and ability to lead curriculum and assessment
  • Is IT savvy, loves data analysis and is a systems thinker
  • Enjoys having fun, is positive and has a can-do attitude.

How to apply

Please email your C.V. and completed application form to:

Diane Whyte
(06) 844 2212

Download our application pack
Fairhaven DP Application Pack v3

Download our application form
Application For Appointment Form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA8nr

Listed 4:55 PM 30 June 2020
Closes 4pm 31 July 2020

Fairhaven School (Napier) NZ

School details

Fairhaven School (Napier)

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 81

School number: 2558
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Physical address:
30B Meeanee Road, Taradale, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 7460, Taradale, Napier, 4141