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Strathmore School Waikato

Principal

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 8:25 am 30 November 2020
Closes 4pm 12 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAF5Q

We are small contributing school of 134 students located in Tokoroa, one hour south of Hamilton and 45 minutes north of Taupō on SH1.

We are looking for a professional leader who sets high standards and has a proven track record of leadership. The Board has established the following key criteria for this position:

  • Suitably experienced in leadership within schools
  • A visionary leader with experience in leading change and improving student outcomes
  • Passionate about teaching and learning, positive, with high expectations of themselves and others
  • Is open, approachable and has high emotional intelligence  
  • Ability to manage and resolve conflict effectively and calmly
  • Collaborative, consultative, flexible and enthusiastic about the role
  • Proven track record of outstanding curriculum leadership and pastoral care
  • Has a track record of improving student learning outcomes for all learners, especially priority learners (Māori, Pasifika, special needs)
  • Demonstrates the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, is culturally aware and embraces diversity 
  • Ability to build strong relationships with staff, children, parents, BOT and the community
  • Fully committed to being involved in the life of the school and strengthening the school’s wide range of extra curricula activities
  • Able to demonstrate competence in the areas of property, finance, personnel and health and safety and has practical skills to manage the everyday running of a school
  • Enthusiastic, energetic, highly visible and prepared to lead from the front

This position commences Monday 3 May 2021 (start term 2).

How to apply

To receive an application pack, please contact the BOT appointment secretary, Donna Hartley, dhartley@strathmore.school.nz ph 07 886 9765

Donna Hartley, BOT appointment secretary
dhartley@strathmore.school.nz
(07) 886 9765

Vacancy reference #:1HAF5Q

Listed 8:25 am 30 November 2020
Closes 4pm 12 February 2021

School details

Strathmore School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 149
Website:

School number: 1968
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Physical address:
Strathmore Drive, Tokoroa

Postal Address:
Strathmore Drive, Tokoroa, 3420