Taranaki Diocesan School for Girls Taranaki

Assistant principal

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Assistant principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
4MU's plus allowances

Listed 12:54 PM 15 February 2021
Closes 5pm 26 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGxf

We are seeking to appoint a new aspirational senior leader to work with our committed senior leadership team. We are seeking collaborative and strategically minded educational leader with proven pedagogical experience.  You will join a vision-driven team that is passionate and committed to student wellbeing, engagement, empowerment and achievement. 

This role requires a leader who are culturally responsive with a knowledge of Te Ao Maori.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be a NZ registered teacher with experience in managing and leading change
  • Be able to demonstrate flexibility in attitude and practice
  • Be able to connect effectively to a diverse community
  • Be able to demonstrate an affinity with the special character of the school
  • Be a leader who can demonstrate an appreciation of the evolving nature of education, both in NZ and internationally
  • Be able to show significant school management experience in timetabling, school wide assessment and daily operations
  • Have an ability to lead effective ongoing pastoral care within our school and boarding hostel.
  • Be a effective communicator and listener, who are able to demonstrate well developed skills of personal and professional reflection.

While there is no specific portfolio advertised for this role, the successful candidate will be able to negotiate role and specific responsibilities based on our shared team strengths and development opportunities.

If this sounds like you, then we look forward to your application.  Commencement date will be term 2, 2021, or by negotiation.

How to apply

Application packs are available from our Appointments Consultant

Graeme McFadyen
(022) 163 2892

Vacancy reference #:1HAGxf

Listed 12:54 PM 15 February 2021
Closes 5pm 26 March 2021

Taranaki Diocesan School for Girls NZ

School details

Taranaki Diocesan School for Girls

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Female
Decile: 5
Roll: 111

School number: 180
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Physical address:
61 Broadway North, Stratford

Postal Address:
Private Bag 714, Stratford, 4352