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Christchurch Adventist School Canterbury

Head of Primary

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal, Deputy principal

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

Listed 2:05 pm 31 July 2020
Closes 4pm 11 September 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9Tr

We are seeking a Head of Primary leader to lead learning in years 1-8 of the school. If you have a passion for Christ centred learning and a desire to work as part of a thriving team this job could be for you. You must be supportive of our special character and have the vision and skills to connect with purpose to all our students, staff, whānau/families and wider community.

The Board of Trustees is looking to appoint a head of primary to start in term 1, 2021 but this can be negotiated.

Our head of primary will:

  • Be committed to the special character of our school     
  • Join our strategic journey to continue being an innovative, Christ centred learning environment
  • Be a great communicator in a wide variety of settings and with a wide range of ages
  • Have high expectations of staff and students, and empower them to reach their potential
  • Have an understanding and empathetic approach when dealing with young people, staff and parents
  • Be able to connect with a wide variety of cultures
  • Be friendly, fun, approachable and have a sense of humour
  • Be focused on relationships, people and what really matters.

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

We invite applications from candidates who have sound school management experience. This really is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced educator and proven leader to join our school.

Willing and able to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special Seventh-day Adventist character of the school is a condition of appointment. Position commences term 1, 2021 or by negotiation.

 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Evan Ellis, Principal
principal@cas.school.nz
(021) 165 7125

Vacancy reference #:1HA9Tr

Listed 2:05 pm 31 July 2020
Closes 4pm 11 September 2020

School details

Christchurch Adventist School

Type: Composite
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 257
Website:

School number: 317
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Physical address:
15 Grants Road, Papanui, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 5197, Papanui, Christchurch, 8542