Whangamata Area School Waikato

Senior leader Y7–10 or Y11–13

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Deputy principal

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

Listed 2:37 PM 06 September 2021
Closes 3pm 24 September 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPT4

Due to a restructuring of our senior leadership team, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated, passionate, and successful educator to join our leadership team. We are an area school of approximately 550 students situated in a stunning part of Aotearoa.

The successful candidate will have proven leadership success in either middle school or senior years education, and possess an in depth knowledge of the New Zealand Curriculum, and the Qualifications Framework.

We have flexibility within our existing leadership team to accommodate an appropriate skill set in either middle or senior years education but an understanding of the pending changes to NCEA,  their impact on students across the secondary years, and their potential impact on teaching and learning programmes, is an essential element of this position. This position will involve responsibility for the day to day and strategic operation of either Y7-10 or Y11-13 depending on candidate strengths, and forms part of the executive leadership team. Further MU's may be available depending on experience. 

Position commences term 1 2022.

How to apply

Send completed application pack, along with a concise CV and covering letter including evidence of NZ teacher registration, and the names and contact details of 3 professional referees and to request an application pack or arrange a visit, please contact

Sarah Speedy, Principal's PA
PO Box 8, Port Road, Whangamata
(07) 865 8557

Vacancy reference #:1HAPT4

Listed 2:37 PM 06 September 2021
Closes 3pm 24 September 2021

School details

Whangamata Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 554

School number: 428
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Physical address:
Port Road, Whangamata

Postal Address:
P O Box 8, Whangamata, 3643