An exciting opportunity exists for an inspirational, future-focused educator to provide professional leadership to our Kura. The Board of Trustees invites applications from exceptional educational leaders who will bring our vision to reality and uphold our values of Painga, Manaakitanga and Mahitahi.
Taipa Area School is a composite co-educational school located on the shores of beautiful Taipa beach in Doubtless Bay. The roll of over 330 is predominately Maori and many whakapapa to Ngati Kahu as well as other local Muriwhenua iwi. They have access to an inclusive curriculum that includes bilingual and immersion opportunities.
Applicants should be able to provide evidence to show they have demonstrated high performance in all key areas of educational leadership and will –
Have in-depth pedagogical and NZ Curriculum knowledge
Have a commitment to Te Ao Māori, Tikanga Māori and Te Kotahitanga
Have the capability to lead and build capacity in our staff
Have effective business and financial skills, including familiarity with MOE compliance and guidelines
Build on the strong relationships with our stakeholders including whānau and iwi.
How to apply
Please request an application pack and application form from