Porirua School Wellington

Deputy principal

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 12:54 pm 15 March 2021
Closes 3pm 08 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHu1

We are looking for a deputy principal who has a proven record of success in a leadership role and is experienced in building teacher capability and accelerating student achievement. 

We want a reflective educational leader who is/has:

  • A collaborative member of the team
  • A highly effective classroom teacher
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to lead staff professional learning 
  • The ability to develop positive and respectful relationships with students, staff and whānau 
  • An understanding of culturally responsive practices.

Position commences term 3, 2021 or earlier if available.

How to apply

For an application pack, further information, or to visit the school please contact

Vanessa Hendry, Principal
(04) 237 7460

Vacancy reference #:1HAHu1

Listed 12:54 pm 15 March 2021
Closes 3pm 08 April 2021

School details

Porirua School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 128

School number: 2964
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Physical address:
Awarua Street, Elsdon, Porirua

Postal Address:
Awarua Street, Elsdon, Porirua, 5022