Hutt Valley High School Wellington

Principal – Tumuaki

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
U Grade 12

Listed 9:38 am 03 May 2021
Closes 4pm 01 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAKC4

We are a modern co-educational, decile 8, state school of 1,750 that encourages and celebrates diversity and inclusiveness. The school’s vision, ‘working together to prepare our students for their future’ is one we aspire to by supporting and guiding our students to achieve their best. Established in 1926, our school has a proud history and a strong reputation in the Lower Hutt community. We work with whānau to provide the best possible opportunities and outcomes for our students.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and forward-thinking principal who inspires our students and staff to achieve. Our school motto is Whaia te iti kahurangi, ‘To the Highest’. We are looking for a principal who embodies our motto and our school values: 
We are kind; We are welcoming; We achieve and We persevere.

As a restorative practices school, we work with our students and staff to build, maintain and repair positive relationships; this is at the forefront of our teaching and practice as a school.

Our programmes are designed to allow students choice and agency where possible. Strong, proactive processes and programmes support our priority learners both academically and pastorally. We honour and value the cultural backgrounds of our students.

This is an exciting opportunity for a new or experienced leader to work in a thriving school, with an enthusiastic staff who genuinely care about their students and community.

How to apply

Application packs are available from:

Jodie Murden, Principal's PA
(04) 566 4584

Vacancy reference #:1HAKC4

Listed 9:38 am 03 May 2021
Closes 4pm 01 June 2021

School details

Hutt Valley High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 1716

School number: 261
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Physical address:
Woburn Road, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
Private Bag 31909, Lower Hutt, 5040