Trentham School Wellington

Principal / Tumuaki U5

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 8:19 AM 28 June 2021
Closes 5pm 23 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMYJ

Our experienced and well respected tumuaki has been promoted and will be greatly missed.

We are looking for the next kaitiaki of our wonderful school and have spent time consulting with our staff, whānau and tamariki; so if you are:

  • An experienced visionary leader who is approachable, empathetic and supportive; communicates well and cultivates leadership in others
  • Invested in the success and engagement of students to thrive in their learning
  • Committed to building partnerships and community
  • Culturally competent, inclusive by nature and a good listener
  • Collaborative, organised, confident and kind
  • A learner as well as a leader
  • Have high expectations of self and others and definitely a sense of fun.

Then we can offer you the opportunity to:

  • Enjoy our friendly and engaged students
  • Lead an experienced, committed and innovative staff
  • Collaborate with a supportive Board
  • Engage with an invested and diverse community
  • Manage a well-resourced and maintained learning community
  • Be part of a journey in Deep Learning with PLD in NPDL
  • Collaborate with colleagues and other schools in the innovative Upper Hutt Cluster. 

Please have a look at our application pack which is available to download from our school website:

We welcome all other inquiries and can be reached through email:

Phillip Hartell BOT Appointment Panel Chair and Laura Snowden Education Consultant

How to apply

Please send your application, and direct enquiries to:

Phillip Hartell Board Trustee and Laura Snowden Education Consultant
(027) 452 8729

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMYJ

Listed 8:19 AM 28 June 2021
Closes 5pm 23 July 2021

Trentham School NZ

School details

Trentham School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 410

School number: 2099
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Physical address:
Moonshine Road, Trentham, Upper Hutt

Postal Address:
Moonshine Road, Trentham, Upper Hutt, 5018