Raurimu Avenue School Northland

Principal - Tumuaki

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 2:26 pm 18 January 2021
Closes 2pm 26 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGC7

Our wonderful Tumuaki is moving on to fresh educational pathways and we are looking for our next leader who will commit to us to take our vision and values of CARE and MANA and make them shine.

We are looking for a passionate leader who will share our school's vision and goals as well as:

  • Have experience with kaupapa Māori
  • Be future-focussed
  • Be imaginative, knowledgeable and lead by example to inspire
  • Build strong relationships with community and have an awareness of local hapū and iwi
  • Has high standards and expectations in all areas of school life
  • Is flexible, friendly, and keen to lead a collaborative team
  • Treasure our inclusive school culture
  • Be visible in the class and playground

This is an exciting opportunity to grow a small school and work with a team of well-established passionate, empathetic, hardworking staff.

The school is located in the seaside suburb of Onerahi about 8km from Central Whangarei.

The Raurimu Avenue School Board of Trustees, in partnership with the staff, parents and students strive to provide an environment that will allow our students to develop as confident, connected, actively involved, lifelong learners.

We invite applications from candidates who have principal/deputy principal experience or an aspiring teacher looking for first time principal opportunities with New Zealand/Te Marautanga o Aotearoa curriculum experience


How to apply

For an application pack please email

Brian Powell, BOT Chairperson
(021) 277 7100

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAGC7

Listed 2:26 pm 18 January 2021
Closes 2pm 26 February 2021

School details

Raurimu Avenue School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 81

School number: 1092
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Physical address:
Raurimu Avenue, Onerahi, Whangarei

Postal Address:
Raurimu Avenue, Onerahi, Whangarei, 0110