Drury West Primary School (Proposed opening date: 2022-01-01) Auckland

Deputy principal (1–2 positions)

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 11:01 am 27 November 2020
Closes 5pm 22 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAF1f

We are a new Y1–8 school opening in February 2022. The school will be situated in the Auranga community in Drury West and will offer students and their families a high-quality and progressive learning and development environment. 

We invite applications from educators who are excited by the unique opportunity to work with our foundation principal to design a creative and innovative learning culture that prioritises the individual learning needs of our akonga, strong learning partnerships and a voice for all.  

We are looking to build a senior leadership team that has a balance of the following. 

Our educators will have:

  • Excellent knowledge of the NZ Curriculum and recent developments relating to it
  • Play, exploration, inquiry and creativity embedded in their pedagogy
  • A passion for effective pedagogies that are successful in innovative and modern learning environments
  • High expectations for all akonga
  • Experience in fostering a strong culture of care for all members of the school community
  • Culturally responsive and inclusive practices that recognise our multicultural demographic and acknowledge the special place of Māori as mana whenua
  • Skills to create and maintain genuine reciprocal partnerships with our families, iwi and wider community.

Applicants are invited to chat with the principal, Lisa Cavanagh, about the positions and the school at any time (021) 531 400. 

Position commence on 3 May 2021.

Applicants will hear shortly after 4 March if they go to interview on Wednesday, 10 March 2021. Position commence on 3 May 2021   

How to apply

Application packs can be found on the KEA website. The 2 essential application forms must be obtained from Ngaire, completed applications in PDF, and direct enquiries should be sent to:

Ngaire Jermaine
(021) 119 3309

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAF1f

Listed 11:01 am 27 November 2020
Closes 5pm 22 February 2021

School details

Drury West Primary School (Proposed opening date: 2022-01-01)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 0
Roll: 0

School number: 748
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Physical address:
41 Burberry Road, Drury

Postal Address:
41 Burberry Road RD 2, Drury, 2578