Opunake High School Taranaki


Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 11:03 AM 22 January 2021
Closes 4pm 23 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGLU

An exciting opportunity exists for the position of principal at our school in Taranaki.

The Board of Trustees seek a motivated, experienced and inspirational professional leader to continue to grow the school’s successes and progress as a future-focused centre of learning.  

We are seeking a caring professional to further develop our personalised approach to learning where students take agency for their learning and achievement.  

Situated on the sunny coast within the whakaruruhau of Maunga Taranaki, the Ōpunakē area offers significant recreational opportunities within a caring and supportive community. Our school is strongly connected with our local cultural values and is extremely well resourced.

Referees reports must be returned by 1 April.

School visits can be requested/arranged by emailing the Board Secretary, or phone (027) 252 4109.

How to apply

Application pack is available. Please direct enquiries to:

Stephenie Langton, Executive Officer
Box 4, Opunake 4645
(06) 761 8723

Vacancy reference #:1HAGLU

Listed 11:03 AM 22 January 2021
Closes 4pm 23 February 2021

School details

Opunake High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 293

School number: 181
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Physical address:
Tasman Street, Opunake

Postal Address:
P O Box 4, Opunake, 4645