Poukawa School Hawke's Bay

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 10:04 am 26 November 2020
Closes 4pm 29 January 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEy7

An exciting opportunity is available at our rural U3 school for a permanent principal.

We are a proud rural school with great community and whānau connections.  We seek a dynamic leader with the vision and passion to continue to work with our enthusiastic learners and teaching team. 

Our principal needs to embrace our vision and develop it further, have an excellent curriculum knowledge and understanding of current educational practice, along with the flexibility to manage a rural school.

The applicant will need experience in leadership roles, be encouraging, motivational and empower a team of committed and skilled staff. We are looking for someone who is inspiring, respectful and who is an excellent communicator. They will be culturally inclusive, relational and embrace our diverse community. A great sense of humour is essential. 

This position will start at the beginning of term 2, 2021. 

How to apply

Please email your completed application to: or direct enquires to:

Brad Gay
(027) 488 7351

Download our application pack
Poukawa Principal Complete application 21 v2

Vacancy reference #:1HAEy7

Listed 10:04 am 26 November 2020
Closes 4pm 29 January 2021

School details

Poukawa School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 112

School number: 2650
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Physical address:
107 Poukawa Road, Hastings

Postal Address:
107 Poukawa Road RD 11, Hastings, 4178