Manunui 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
2MU + 1RU

Listed 3:01 pm 01 October 2020
Closes 2pm 05 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HACFm

School roll 103, full primary.

Manunui is a friendly, safe community, 8 minutes from Taumarunui. 

Are you looking to grow your career in a community that promotes creativity and wellbeing? Are you wanting to lead alongside a motivated, collegial staff, in a school with amazing kids? Join our community, and also enjoy the wonderful local attractions: scenic walks and hikes, snow and water skiing, boating, hunting, fishing, golf, and epic cycle tracks. 

We are seeking an innovative and future-focused leader who is attentive to student well-being, progress, and achievement; an empathetic and collaborative style of working and communicating is expected. 

You will have proven experience in positive student behaviour management, with knowledge of PB4L. Proven strengths in curriculum development, student assessment, and pastoral care, along with strong evidence of collaborative engagement with whānau and community is expected. Strengths in collaborative teaching, e-learning, coaching, and mentoring, and data analysis are advantageous. 

Key criteria for appointment: 

  • Proven ability to lead the development of an innovative, future focused, school curriculum
  • Ability to analyse student achievement data and school information to collaboratively plan strategically, and with the principal, establish and implement relevant annual aims and targets, including staff professional learning
  • Proven successful, knowledgeable, and inspiring leader, with exceptional people management skills
  • Ability to provide schoolwide leadership with the effective implementation and monitoring of PB4L
  • A visible, open, and approachable leader, who will develop and nurture relationships across the broad spectrum of our community, embracing diversity and displaying a high degree of cultural competency and responsiveness. 

Position commences term 1, 2021.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries, and to request an application pack to:

Natalie Gavegan, Principal
140 Totara Street, State Highway 4, Manunui, Taumarunui
(027) 440 6018

Vacancy reference #:1HACFm

Listed 3:01 pm 01 October 2020
Closes 2pm 05 November 2020

School details

Manunui School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 97

School number: 2393
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Physical address:
140 Totara Street State Highway 4, Taumarunui

Postal Address:
140 Totara Street, Manunui, Taumarunui, 3924