Blaketown School West Coast

Principal U2

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 9:00 am 15 April 2021
Closes 5pm 17 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJt7

Blaketown School is situated in the beachside community of Blaketown, Greymouth on the West Coast of the South Island.

At Blaketown School we have a strong set of values that reflect the community aspirations. We are continually building positive relationships and a sense of belonging. Open communication and a focus on wellbeing are cornerstones of our school.

We are looking for a principal that will nurture relationships with our students, whānau, wider community and staff. You will be knowledgeable about current educational research and inspire both staff and students to be creative, lifelong learners. 

Our new principal will be:

  • Enthusiastic, energetic, highly visible and prepared to lead from the front
  • An accomplished school leader who is passionate about seeing every student achieve their true potential
  • An excellent communicator, resilient, open-minded, student-centric and uncompromising over core values
  • Collaborative in their approach to decision making and fostering a team culture
  • Kind, caring, helpful and with a sense of humour.

This is a really good opportunity for an educational leader who wants to grow and thrive in a team environment. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Moira Todd, Board of Trustees
(03) 768 9096

Vacancy reference #:1HAJt7

Listed 9:00 am 15 April 2021
Closes 5pm 17 May 2021

School details

Blaketown School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 82

School number: 3295
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Physical address:
90 Blake Street, Blaketown, Greymouth

Postal Address:
90 Blake Street, Blaketown, Greymouth, 7805