Opoho School Otago

Principal U4 Y1-6

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 1:30 pm 29 March 2021
Closes 5pm 16 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJKr

The Board is looking for a leader who will understand and value the Ōpoho School community, someone who will continue to build the relationships and connections whānau have with the school, each other and the wider community.

Are you passionate about tamariki and the wellbeing of their whānau?  Someone who has a focus on building social competencies and who takes a whole person view of wellbeing to ensure that every learner flourishes and becomes an engaged citizen?  If so, then keep reading!

We are looking for someone who brings a commitment to cultural competency, the ability to create an inclusive school culture and the expertise to advance the schools aspirations and journey with te reo Māori, tikanga and matauranga.

Ōpoho School is a Green-Gold Enviroschool and environmental education is very important to the school community. We are looking for someone who can bring knowledge and commitment to advance our environmental sustainability.

The Board is looking for a leader whose leadership practice is based on current research and who supports an evidence based approach to pedagogy. 

The Principal will be a leader who will value and draw on the skills and talents of staff and take a team building and collaborative approach to leadership. They will be someone who will join with us and enhance the journey we are on.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Anna Parker, Personnel
96 Signal Hill Rd, Ōpoho, Dunedin 9010
(03) 473 8019

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJKr

Listed 1:30 pm 29 March 2021
Closes 5pm 16 April 2021

School details

Opoho School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 187

School number: 3790
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Physical address:
96 Signal Hill Road, Opoho, Dunedin

Postal Address:
96 Signal Hill Road, Opoho, Dunedin, 9010