Featherston School Wellington

Deputy principal

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 10:16 AM 30 July 2021
Closes 3pm 03 September 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANkF

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for a new deputy principal to help lead our highly collegial team within our thriving school! Our multicultural environment celebrates personal and whānau identity and our school values are central to all that we do. Just like our students, our team is diverse, supportive, open-minded and always keen to learn and grow. 

 We are looking for a leader who values and builds strong relationships with students, staff and whānau. You will be highly motivated and passionate about engaging, supporting and extending all learners. Your responsibilities will be schoolwide assessment and student achievement, leading schoolwide PB4L and restorative, and teaching our Y7–8 class.

We believe in and strive to deliver purposeful teaching within a caring, inclusive learning environment. This is underpinned by a culturally responsive enriched local curriculum, collaborative practices and strong leadership from our entire team. If you are a leader who, loves to laugh, who will join us in celebrating our culture and help us all reach our full potential, then this is the position for you!

This position starts on a negotiated date or in term 4 and holds 3PMUs.


How to apply

Please email Gina Smith for more details or with an expression of interest. Please include your CV and cover letter with two referees.  

Gina Smith
11 Lyon Street Featherston 5710
(027) 596 0517

Download our application form and return with CV and cover letter.
Application Form v1b901a8719

Vacancy reference #:1HANkF

Listed 10:16 AM 30 July 2021
Closes 3pm 03 September 2021

School details

Featherston School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 148

School number: 2840
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Physical address:
Cnr Lyons & Revans Streets, Featherston

Postal Address:
P O Box 141, Featherston, 5740