Whangarei Heads School Northland

Principal U3

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 9:11 am 27 November 2020
Closes 12 noon 08 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEv0

Our school is situated at the beautiful coastal/rural Whangarei Heads, 30 km from the Whangarei CBD.

We are in a unique coastal/rural setting, close to city amenities and is the heart of the community.

We have a strong set of values that reflect community aspirations. Positive relationships and a sense of belonging, open communication and a focus on wellbeing are cornerstones of our school.

We value innovative and ‘hands-on’ learning experiences for our children supported by quality teaching. Environmental sustainability is an important focus for us.

We are looking for a principal who:

  • Has strong interpersonal skills to build great relationships,
    is collaborative; and
  • Can demonstrate strong leadership for staff, children and the community.

Our new principal will be enthusiastic, energetic, highly visible and prepared to ‘muck in.’

We would welcome your visit to the school.  Please phone Paula on (09) 434 0844 to arrange a visit.

The Board welcomes applications from new and experienced leaders.

The position commences on 3 May 2021 or as negotiated.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

David Ellery
(09) 920 2173

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAEv0

Listed 9:11 am 27 November 2020
Closes 12 noon 08 February 2021

School details

Whangarei Heads School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 134

School number: 1128
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Physical address:
28 Whangarei Heads School Road, Whangarei Heads

Postal Address:
28 Whangarei Heads School Road RD 4, Whangarei, 0174