Wallacetown School Southland


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 11:15 AM 27 July 2020
Closes 5pm 21 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9J0

We have an opportunity for a community-oriented leader to join our school. If you have the passion to develop lifelong learners and willing to lead us into the future while building on our wonderful heritage then this is the job for you.

Our school is situated in a semi-rural Southland township. Our setting has easy access to nearby towns and cities; 10 minutes from Invercargill, 20 minutes from Riverton and just over 2 hours to Queenstown.

The new principal will be working with a supportive community and dedicated staff and board. Our school is also part of the Invercargill Kahui Ako.

The role will have a teaching component.

The appointee will:

  • Be innovative and future-focused with clear professional vision
  • Have strong relationship skills
  • Open and approachable
  • Have experience and/or strong potential in educational leadership and management
  • Have a great sense of humour.

The vacancy offers a tremendous opportunity for a motivated leader who has the commitment and passion to further enhance the school through our vision.

How to apply

Please complete the application forms electronically to:

Kelly Hibbs
(021) 240 8600

Download our application form
Wallacetown School principal pack

Vacancy reference #:1HA9J0

Listed 11:15 AM 27 July 2020
Closes 5pm 21 August 2020

Wallacetown School NZ

School details

Wallacetown School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 59

School number: 4046
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Physical address:
34 Mauchline Street, Wallacetown

Postal Address:
34 Mauchline Street, Wallacetown, 9816