Mt Carmel School (Meadowbank) Auckland

U4 Principal. Tagged position

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 10:16 AM 29 July 2021
Closes 4pm 20 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANhW

Applications are invited for the position of Principal at Mt Carmel School.

Mt Carmel School is a Catholic, co-educational, state integrated, Y0–6 contributing primary school located in a quiet cul-de-sac off Meadowbank Road in Auckland. The roll is stable at around  270 students and they enjoy well maintained facilities, large open grounds and excellent resources.  Our vision is to provide an open, inclusive and progressive learning environment underpinned by educational excellence, strong leadership, financial stability, community caring and the Catholic faith.

Mt Carmel is committed to our values of embracing honesty, integrity, compassion and deep seeded respect for ourselves, others and our environment whilst always aspiring to the Brigidine Charism of Strength and Kindness.  Our Parish – Our Lady of Fatima, Meadowbank is located adjacent to our school grounds. 

A willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction, appropriate to the special character of the school, is a condition of employment. 

The board is seeking to appoint an exemplary educational leader to continue the excellent work of the outgoing, long serving, highly respected principal.  The new principal will be visionary, inspirational, dynamic, future focussed and able to leverage off our existing strong foundations. They will also –

  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to the school’s Special Catholic character
  • Have demonstrated high performance in all key areas of educational leadership
  • Have in-depth pedagogical and NZ Curriculum knowledge.
  • Have exceptional people skills and the ability to motivate staff.
  • Be a highly skilled communicator.

How to apply

Application packs and further information are available from

Peter Gall
(021) 936 753

Vacancy reference #:1HANhW

Listed 10:16 AM 29 July 2021
Closes 4pm 20 August 2021

School details

Mt Carmel School (Meadowbank)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 252

School number: 1382
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Physical address:
6 Mt Carmel Place, Meadowbank, Auckland

Postal Address:
6 Mt Carmel Place, Meadowbank, Auckland, 1072