Taipa Area School Northland

Deputy principal

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Deputy principal

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

Listed 10:09 am 03 May 2021
Closes 4pm 28 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAKJ3

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and dedicated educator to join the senior leadership team at Taipa Area School. Our school has developed a vision which resonates with our local environment and reinforces Tiriti o Waitangi. The school vision focuses on three questions: ‘To know who we are’, ‘To know what we are capable of’ and ‘To know where we are going’. 

We are seeking to appoint a deputy principal with proven teaching and leadership experience, who has the ability to work collaboratively as part of our senior leadership team and whole school community.

The preferred candidate will have experience in, day-to-day organisation of a school, as well as being responsive towards school wide growth in pedagogy and culture. They will also demonstrate a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, value diversity and demonstrate a degree of cultural competence and responsiveness.

There is a school house available with this role. Individuals considering applying for the role are more than welcome to visit and tour of the school with our Principal, David Lowe, prior to applying. Please contact Lisa Jurlina to arrange a suitable date and time.  

How to apply

Send your application, CV and letter to: For direct enquiries contact:

David Lowe, Principal
(09) 406 0159

Application Form
Taipa Area School Application Form Deputy Principal v2

Information for applicants

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAKJ3

Listed 10:09 am 03 May 2021
Closes 4pm 28 May 2021

School details

Taipa Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 326

School number: 2
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Physical address:
578 State Highway 10, Taipa

Postal Address:
578 State Highway 10, Taipa, 420