Akaroa Area School Canterbury

Tumuaki / principal

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Principal

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

Listed 9:43 AM 09 July 2020
Closes 4pm 31 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8xz

We are seeking a leader who creates a culture of trust and empowers the people around them. You must be supportive of a future-focused school and have the vision and skills to connect with purpose to all our students, staff, whānau/families and wider community.

Our principal needs:

  • Proven leadership capabilities, demonstrated by practical application and results
  • To join our strategic journey to continue being an innovative, future-focused, learning environment
  • To have high expectations of staff and students, and empower them to reach their potential
  • To be highly relational and a connector with all members of our school, the wider community and positively enhance our established relationship with Onuku Marae
  • Demonstrate Te Ao Māori and tikanga comprehension and applicaton
  • Confidence and competence in te reo Māori or able to show embedded active participation on this journey. 

You will be surrounded by a dedicated team who are passionate about our students, each other and our school community.

Akaroa and Banks Peninsula offer outstanding recreational, cultural and community opportunities.

School housing is available.

We invite applications from candidates who have sound school management and New Zealand Curriculum experience. This really is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced educator and proven leader to join our school that sits proudly on the Banks Peninsula. 

Further information about our school can be found online.

How to apply

An application pack can be obtained by email request. Please send completed application form and CV to:

Joan McArdle, Board of Trustees Secretary
(03) 304 7108

Download our application pack
Akaroa Area School Application Pack July 2020

Download our application form (editable application form is available from botsecretary@akaroa.school.nz)
Akaroa Area School Application Form v2

Vacancy reference #:1HA8xz

Listed 9:43 AM 09 July 2020
Closes 4pm 31 July 2020

Akaroa Area School NZ

School details

Akaroa Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 114

School number: 350
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Physical address:
141 Rue Jolie, Akaroa

Postal Address:
141 Rue Jolie, Akaroa, 7520