Orewa College Auckland


Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

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

Listed 11:19 AM 07 August 2020
Closes 31 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9eq

The Board presents a rare opportunity to join the college family. Due to the incumbent principal announcing her retirement, the college is looking to appoint an inspirational leader to continue to build on its success.  

This role is focused on developing and executing strategy whilst ensuring the college continues to innovate and provide pre-eminent educational, cultural, and sporting opportunities through astute leadership. We seek to appoint someone that has respect for the established ethos and values, demonstrates and embraces our cultural diversity, and has a commitment to the Kāhui Ako network of schools. 

Located on the picturesque Hibiscus Coast in the greater Auckland region, the college was established in 1956. It is a leading co-educational state secondary school providing exceptional educational opportunities for a roll of 2,000+ students, Y7–13. The college attracts highly talented staff who challenge and nurture students to become respectful, successful and world-ready learners.

We seek

  • An inspirational educational leader and innovator that understands and respects the unique character of our school
  • Has an absolute commitment to Manaaki Orewa, and a belief in the development of life long skills for our students and staff
  • Is determined, outcomes driven and celebrates exceptional results and service from every aspect of the college family
  • Will continue to enhance and promote the college as a destination school 
  • Will appreciate and demonstrate outstanding communication skills, in building high quality relationships with students, staff, parents and the wider community
  • Will be a passionate educator with the mana to provide superior professional leadership across all school communities, and a commitment to Kāhui Ako. The ideal principal will demonstrate and embrace the college’s cultural diversity and commitment to te ao Māori 

Importantly, the new principal will continue to enhance and promote the college as a forward-thinking educational institution of choice. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Ian Taylor
(027) 487 7424

Vacancy reference #:1HA9eq

Listed 11:19 AM 07 August 2020
Closes 31 August 2020

Orewa College NZ

School details

Orewa College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1875

School number: 25
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Physical address:
76 Riverside Road, Orewa

Postal Address:
P O Box 345, Orewa, 946