Parnell School Auckland

Deputy principal: student support

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal

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

Listed 12:58 PM 05 March 2021
Closes 5pm 19 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHay

We are looking for an experienced leader to continue the amazing work in supporting our students across the school with additional learning needs and to act as our SENCO. You will work with a range of external agencies to ensure support for all students while supporting class teachers and learning leaders in implementing systems for student support.

In addition to student support, experience with junior school learning programmes, particularly play-based learning and transition between early learning and primary school will be vital in this role. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a skilled communicator with staff, external agencies, and whanau
  • Inform best practice in early years teaching
  • Support innovative approaches to learning to ensure outcomes for all students
  • Plan and implement IEP processes for students
  • Support our teacher aides in their learning and growth
  • Grow the leadership of our existing junior school learning leaders 
  • Be a collaborative member of the senior leadership team 
  • Support the school vision and values through the PB4L programme.

All applicants must be registered to teach in New Zealand. 

For more information, an application pack or to organise a visit, please email

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Kathy Brinsden
(027) 627 7326

Download our application form

Job Description
Senior Leadership team Job Description

Vacancy reference #:1HAHay

Listed 12:58 PM 05 March 2021
Closes 5pm 19 March 2021

Parnell School NZ

School details

Parnell School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 495

School number: 1436
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Physical address:
48 St Stephens Avenue, Parnell, Auckland

Postal Address:
48 St Stephens Avenue, Parnell, Auckland, 1052