Hinuera School Waikato

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 9:01 am 07 April 2021
Closes 5pm 07 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJam

We are looking to appoint a positive and skilled leader who sets high standards and expectations that are aligned to our school’s values. The new principal will have outstanding relationship skills and a deep commitment to improving outcomes for all students. Our new tumuaki will be a collaborative leader who can motivate staff and students to succeed.

The Board has established the following key success criteria for this position:

  • Has proven leadership skills with the ability to build a strong, high performing, positive team using a collaborative and flexible leadership style that draws on the talents and skills of staff
  • Leads with moral purpose and integrity
  • Is culturally responsive and inclusive
  • Is an excellent communicator
  • Is personable, approachable, hands-on and visible
  • Experienced in leading change to improve outcomes for all students, especially priority groups
  • Is positive and enthusiastic with a passion for teaching and learning and has proven strengths in pedagogy and curriculum development
  • Has high emotional intelligence and can manage and resolve conflict and challenges effectively, calmly and in a timely manner
  • Has the ability to build and sustain strong positive relationships with staff, students, whānau, BOT and the community
  • Fully committed to being involved in the wider life of the school and supporting the school’s wide range of curricular and co-curricular activities, including the Kāhui Ako
  • Will model and promote the school core values of Respect, Resilience and Responsibility to ensure the school is emotionally and physically safe for staff and students
  • Able to demonstrate competence in the areas of property, finance, personnel and health and safety and has strong practical skills to manage the everyday running of a school.

How to apply

For an application pack please contact:

Glenn Rowsell, BOT Appointment Advisor
(021) 213 7992

Vacancy reference #:1HAJam

Listed 9:01 am 07 April 2021
Closes 5pm 07 May 2021

School details

Hinuera School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 176

School number: 1741
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Physical address:
636 Hinuera Road, Hinuera

Postal Address:
636 Hinuera Road West RD 2, Matamata, 3472