St Canice's School (Westport) West Coast

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 9:20 AM 17 August 2020
Closes 12pm 31 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9uH

We are an integrated Y1–8 Catholic primary school which is situated in Westport, on the idyllic West Coast of the South Island.

This is a great opportunity to develop and grow your leadership experience within a very supportive parish community, in a beautiful part of the world. 

We are a seeking future-focused leader, with a growth mindset and a passion for education. This leader will also be a great team player and communicator, who possesses excellent pedagogical and curriculum knowledge, with a focus on attaining equity and excellence in student learning and achievement.

Our new DP will have proven leadership qualities and be passionate and capable to lead future developments in our school. 

We wish to appoint a leader who is an energetic strategic thinker, with proven teaching and management capacity and an ability to work collaboratively with staff, whanau and students.

Strengths in leadership of school operations, student management systems including data tracking and monitoring, and student behaviour management is desirable. 

The teaching and leadership areas of the school will be determined by the successful applicant’s experience and strengths. 

The successful applicant will have the capabilities to maintain the programmes and activities that reflect the special character of our school, which will be a condition of appointment, and hold a current New Zealand teaching registration certificate. We welcome and strongly encourage visits, please contact our school office to arrange a time.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Leah Marris
(03) 789 7467

Download our application form
deputy principal application pack 2020 v4

Vacancy reference #:1HA9uH

Listed 9:20 AM 17 August 2020
Closes 12pm 31 August 2020

St Canice's School (Westport) NZ

School details

St Canice's School (Westport)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 144

School number: 3220
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Physical address:
24 A Brougham Street, Westport

Postal Address:
24A Brougham Street, Westport, 7825