Onewhero Area School Auckland

Deputy principal - leader of curriculum

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Deputy principal

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

Listed 8:26 AM 07 September 2021
Closes 12 noon 06 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPU6

This position commences term 1, 2022.

Onewhero Area School is a rural Y1–13 school on the outskirts of Auckland, we have an exciting vacancy for an experienced or emerging dynamic leader to join our senior management team.

We are looking for an outstanding leader who is also an exceptional teacher. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and possess the ability to inspire and bring others along with the school pedagogies, staff expectations and pastoral care. They will be able to work successfully with a team and lead staff professional development and reflective discussion. This role has the responsibility for leading pastoral care in the senior school (Y11 to 13).

Other important attributes include a sound knowledge of the NZ Curriculum with strengths in curriculum development and implementation of inquiry learning. It is imperative that the new DP be able to continue to develop, manage, and lead 21st century learning practices and our local curriculum throughout the whole school. A proven ability to plan and prioritise is essential to be successful in this busy but rewarding role.

The successful applicant will have the personal qualities to effectively engage students, whanau, the community and actively share our school vision of ‘Being the best we can – No limits!’  

Applicants must be registered with the Education Council NZ.

This position is 0.4 teaching (based on successful applicants' strengths) and 0.6 leadership release.

We offer a friendly, professional environment that is supported by a great community. A school house may be available to rent if required.

If you are experienced, enthusiastic, innovative and work in a way that is reflective and collaborative with a student-centered approach we would love to hear from you.

How to apply

Please send your completed application form, cover letter and CV to:

Stacey Ingram, Executive Officer
(09) 232 8866

Download our application form
Application form Deputy Principal Leader of Curriculum v2

Vacancy reference #:1HAPU6

Listed 8:26 AM 07 September 2021
Closes 12 noon 06 October 2021

Onewhero Area School NZ

School details

Onewhero Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 500

School number: 108
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Physical address:
Hall Road, Onewhero, Tuakau

Postal Address:
Hall Road RD 2, Tuakau, 2697