Newtown School Wellington

Principal / tumuaki

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

Listed 9:35 AM 13 July 2021
Closes 5pm 06 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANE0

Newtown School/Te Kura o Ngā Puna Waiora is a vibrant, culturally diverse school in south Wellington, providing a stimulating, student-focused educational environment for our students. A contributing primary school with innovative learning environments, we also offer some bilingual education in te reo Māori, in addition to our full immersion class, Ngāti Kotahitanga (Y1–8). 

We are seeking a principal/tumuaki who is respectful of the school’s journey and is prepared to lead change in a collaborative manner from term 1, 2022. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a leader of learning who will be:

  • A highly effective, collaborative leader with a genuine care for all
  • A progressive, future-focussed leader who inspires others
  • Proficient in, or on a journey of learning, te reo Māori and committed to Te Tiriti and Matauranga Māori
  • An excellent communicator who builds positive relationships
  • A kind and fun person who is present in our community.

How to apply

For an application pack, or to visit the school, please contact:

Helena Barwick
(021) 186 1122

Vacancy reference #:1HANE0

Listed 9:35 AM 13 July 2021
Closes 5pm 06 August 2021

School details

Newtown School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 355

School number: 2926
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Physical address:
Mein Street, Newtown, Wellington

Postal Address:
Mein Street, Newtown, Wellington, 6021