Pembroke School Taranaki


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 11:30 am 24 September 2020
Closes 5pm 06 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HABkH

Our highly performing principal is moving on to a fresh educational pathway, so an exciting opportunity exists to appoint a leader of our thriving and innovative community school. Our school has a current roll of 103 children and is situated in the attractive central Taranaki township of Stratford. The school is an appealing option for an experienced or aspiring principal. Could this be you?

The school board invites applications from effective educational leaders who have the passion and capability to continue to provide innovative and modern  leadership for our children and staff. 

Our new principal will:

  • Be visionary, knowledgeable, progressive, and experienced
  • Lead by example to inspire and motivate others
  • Be committed, strategic, future-focused, and inclusive
  • Build strong relationships with staff, children and parents set against a backdrop of personal warmth and humour
  • Treasure our inclusive school culture and diversity
  • Be visible, in touch with staff, children and community
  • Continue to develop and enhance our highly effective local curriculum with a collaborative approach. 

If this sounds like you then we look forward to your application.

Commencement date will be term 1, 2021 or by negotiation.



How to apply

Request an application pack, and direct enquiries to:

Graeme McFadyen
(022) 163 2892

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HABkH

Listed 11:30 am 24 September 2020
Closes 5pm 06 November 2020

School details

Pembroke School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 102

School number: 2220
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Physical address:
Monmouth Road, Stratford

Postal Address:
Monmouth Road RD 24, Stratford, 4394