Waitaki Girls' High School Otago

Assistant principal

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Assistant principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
5MU + 1MMA

Listed 12:54 pm 05 November 2020
Closes 12pm 25 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HADw1

Commencing term 1, 2021.

We are seeking an assistant principal who is innovative, committed to lifelong learning and passionate about education. This position would suit, but is not restricted to, an experienced middle manager (either pastoral or department) looking to make the step up to senior leadership. The ideal applicant will have experience managing relationships between students, staff and parents, excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills, an attitude of excellence, promoting high expectations and standards, a growth mindset and a positive disposition. Duties by negotiation but a passion for girls’ education, insight into current pedagogy, an ability to lead others, and superb organisational skills are key components.

We are a single sex school, based in the historic town of Oamaru which serves the Waitaki district. Our beautiful campus provides a positive and engaging environment for young women to flourish in their learning and their life. Our staff provide high quality education with a focus on strong and positive relationships and our focus on supporting young women to pursue personal excellence, both inside and outside the classroom, underpins everything that we do.

Please contact us or visit our school website for more information.

How to apply

For enquiries or to request an application pack please contact:

Nila Sime, Principals PA
44 Trent St, Oamaru
(03) 434 8429

Vacancy reference #:1HADw1

Listed 12:54 pm 05 November 2020
Closes 12pm 25 November 2020

School details

Waitaki Girls' High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Female
Decile: 6
Roll: 402

School number: 366
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Physical address:
Trent Street, Oamaru

Postal Address:
P O Box 42, Oamaru, 9444