Ferndale School (Christchurch) Canterbury

Assistant principal

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Assistant principal

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

Listed 8:53 AM 27 July 2021
Closes 3.00 pm 16 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANbe

Ferndale School has recently appointed our assistant principal to our deputy principal position. We are now seeking an assistant principal to fill a permanent position. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated leader to join our team. The person appointed to this position will receive 4MUs.

We are seeking a skilled, innovative and reflective person who is wanting to take the next step and become part of a collaborative and future-focused senior leadership team. 

We are looking for a colleague who is dynamic, collaborative, positive and most importantly is driven to help create an outstanding specialist learning environment. You will be a person who adapts and responds positively to change and can meet the variety of challenges presented in a specialist education environment. To work effectively within our school community you will be a relationship-based leader who values diversity, has excellent communication skills, a great sense of humour and sees themselves as a learner. 

Our school motto is “The Best I can Be”.  If you want to help our school community realise this aspiration, you are a NZ registered teacher and are interested in joining our team, we would love to hear from you. 

How to apply

Please email admin@ferndale.school.nz or phone for an application pack. Please send your application pack, CV and a letter of application to: 

Maureen Poulter, Principal
Box 36024, Merivale, Christchurch
(03) 355 7595

Vacancy reference #:1HANbe

Listed 8:53 AM 27 July 2021
Closes 3.00 pm 16 August 2021

School details

Ferndale School (Christchurch)

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 127

School number: 3339
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Physical address:
104 Merivale Lane, Merivale, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 36024, Merivale, Christchurch, 8146