Opoutere School Waikato

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 1:56 pm 15 September 2020
Closes 3pm 18 October 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HABD_

Nestled below the Coromandel ranges and minutes away from beautiful Opoutere, Onemana and Whangamata beaches, lies wonderful our school. Our 5-teacher school with over 100 students has developed a responsive innovative curriculum that values personalised learning, sustainability, and a unique adventure learning programme that utilises our beautiful surrounding environment. We pride ourselves on our inclusive culture, supportive dedicated staff, and whānau who actively involve themselves in the life of our kura. This was highlighted recently as finalists of the Prime Minister’s Award - Excellence in Teaching and Learning 2019. 

If you are passionate about tamariki, outdoor education and authentic learning we want to hear from you. Applicants need to show strengths in relational and cultural pedagogy, and have held leadership positions of responsibility. This position requires experience with collaborative and innovative teaching practice. Management units to be negotiated with this position for 2021.

How to apply

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Jethro Dyer, Principal
1203 Tairua Road, RD1, Whangamata 3691
(07) 865 9077

Deputy Principal Application Pack

Vacancy reference #:1HABD_

Listed 1:56 pm 15 September 2020
Closes 3pm 18 October 2020

School details

Opoutere School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 106

School number: 1867
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Physical address:
1203 Tairua Road, Whangamata

Postal Address:
1203 Tairua Road RD 1, Whangamata, 3691