Mornington School Otago

Principal U4

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 9:26 AM 25 February 2021
Closes 5pm 10 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHKp

Situated on an elevated site in the heart of an active and supportive community, our school seeks to appoint an innovative and inspiring educational leader. Catering for up to 300 Y1–6 children, our thriving U4, decile 8 primary school has a proud history of quality outcomes for all children, providing additional learning opportunities and valuing the multi-cultural mix of our student population.                          

Beginning mid-way through term 2, (or by negotiation) our new principal will be people focused, with passion, integrity and a genuine interest in children being the best they can be. They will understand the importance of community and continue to advance the school with an emphasis on student wellbeing, teacher professional learning and collaborative practice.  

A recent survey of our community highlighted the importance of our new principal continuing to support:

  • A positive, inclusive and vibrant school culture
  • A commitment to open, clear and effective communication
  • The school’s desire to build on past success.

How to apply

To request an application pack, please contact: or phone (03) 453 6794. Enquiries to:

Dr Rod Galloway, Consultant
(021) 208 9636

Vacancy reference #:1HAHKp

Listed 9:26 AM 25 February 2021
Closes 5pm 10 March 2021

Mornington School NZ

School details

Mornington School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 267

School number: 3776
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Physical address:
34 Elgin Road, Mornington, Dunedin

Postal Address:
34 Elgin Road, Mornington, Dunedin, 9011