Halcombe Primary School Manawatu/Whanganui

Principal U4

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 9:30 am 13 November 2020
Closes 4pm 29 January 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEKm

This is a rare and unique opportunity to be part of our exceptional school.

Our staff and students are a fun loving, enthusiastic, hardworking team.

We are looking for a leader who will embrace what we do and lead us forward.

Our new principal will be a highly effective, successful leader who:

  • Has high standards and expectations in all areas of school life - academic, behaviour and the school environment
  • Is able to maintain strong working relationships within the school community, and inspire people to work together as a team
  • Embraces our unique character as a vibrant, rural school with strong community spirit
  • Has an in-depth understanding of the New Zealand Curriculum, and is up to date with current pedagogy
  • Honours the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, is culturally aware and embraces diversity 
  • Is passionate about ensuring a well-rounded curriculum, which includes opportunities for sport and outdoor education 
  • Communicates effectively and demonstrates a high degree of professionalism
  • Is visible in classrooms and is involved with learners in a ‘hands on way’ 
  • Competently manage school finances, budgets, personnel, property and assets.

If you’d like to know more about our amazing school, check out our Facebook page and school website

How to apply

For application information email:

Shane Casey, BOT Chair
(027) 430 9258

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAEKm

Listed 9:30 am 13 November 2020
Closes 4pm 29 January 2021

School details

Halcombe Primary School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 202

School number: 2362
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Physical address:
30 Monteith Street, Halcombe, Feilding

Postal Address:
Monteith Street RD 9, Feilding, 4779