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, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao
We are looking for a confident, experienced and innovative leader for our wonderful school, situated in Wainuiomata, Wellington. Pukeatua Primary School is a dual medium school catering for 5 to 13 year olds and offers both general classroom programmes and total immersion Māori. We have great students and whānau, dedicated, skilful staff and a supportive community.
Our new principal will embody our school values:
Whakaute – respect
Trustworthy, friendly and fair and builds strong, respectful, inclusive relationships with students, staff, BoT, whānau and community
Committed to being a visible and approachable principal and has the resilience and ability to manage conflict and other challenging situations effectively and respectfull.
Manaakitanga – caring and sharing
Empathetic, compassionate, collaborative and reflective in their practice, empowering of others, an active listener, excellent communicator with a great sense of humour
Creative, thinks ‘outside the box’, considers change carefully and is open to suggestions and new ideas that enhance teaching and learning.
Ngana – commitment
Dedicated, inspiring, innovative, future focussed and strategic, able to build a strong, shared vision
Proven organisational skills and has the ability to effectively manage finance, property, health and safety.
Tuakiri – identity
Knowledgeable of, values and has the skills necessary to support and celebrate Tikanga Māori and Te Reo Māori across the school community
Values diversity and is able to work positively and confidently with the Pukeatua Primary School community to explore and build on our strategic direction, valuing what is currently in place
Real passion for teaching and nurturing our young people, knowledgeable of their diverse backgrounds and learning needs and a good understanding of what contributes to growing our children, academically and socially.
Job starts: Term 3, Monday 26 July 2021.
How to apply
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