Te Uho O Te Nikau Primary School Auckland

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 1:08 pm 10 November 2020
Closes 4pm 30 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAE9i

Why should you want to work at Te Uho o te Nikau Primary School?

We offer you:

  • A supportive principal and ‘dream team’ of kaiako
  • Colleagues who embrace the cultural makeup of our school, enjoy a good laugh and working in a whānau-oriented environment
  • An opportunity to contribute to designing our future-focused, local curriculum
  • Opportunities to develop your pedagogy through our Te Uho Beat values based programmes [PB4L-SW] and teaching as inquiry
  • Our forward-thinking board of trustees
  • The learner at the heart of all decision making
  • A learning community – the Flatbush 7 – surrounded by innovation
  • Strong learning culture that has a focus on teachers teaching and students learning
  • A growing school in the midst of a rapidly growing local housing development
  • A friendly, professional environment that is supported by a great community
  • Adedicated staff in excellent facilities, with first-class resources and enthusiastic students.

Our school reflects the latest concepts of design and provides a flexible learning environment to serve the rapidly growing Flat Bush community. As a newly established school we are constantly adapting, demonstrating a flexible approach to growth and future proofing.

The key competencies form the foundation of teaching and learning, alongside a vision and values driven approach. 

Our school challenges traditional views of education with staff using excellent pedagogy to create effective learning opportunities for all students. The leadership team collaborates to transform the board’s vision into educational reality. 

We need an awesome deputy principal to join us on our journey to guarantee to challenge every learner to explore the world together. If this sounds like your dream job, apply now and take a leap into the future. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

How to apply

For a copy of the information pack, application form and referees report in Word, please contact

Mel Bland, Principal/Tumuaki
Box 21-7183, Botany Junction, Auckland 2164
(09) 557 5503

Download our information pack and application form

Download a copy of the referee report.

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAE9i

Listed 1:08 pm 10 November 2020
Closes 4pm 30 November 2020

School details

Te Uho O Te Nikau Primary School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 125

School number: 593
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Physical address:
221 Flat Bush School Road, Flat Bush, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 217183, Botany Junction, Auckland, 2164