Holy Cross School (Miramar) Wellington

Principal / tumuaki U4

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 1:00 PM 13 September 2021
Closes 5pm 13 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPay

Once in your education career an opportunity comes along to become principal of an exceptional school that will give you so much more. Holy Cross School is one of those schools. This primary school brings a supportive, engaged and diverse community together and provides an exceptional education for its students. Holy Cross School has a roll of 210 students in Y1–8 and is situated in Miramar, Wellington. 

A willingness and ability to take part in the religious instructions appropriate to the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment. 

As the new principal of Holy Cross School you will: 

  • Enjoy leading education in a values based, high performing, Catholic school 
  • Be inspired, engaged and celebrate the strength that comes from our diverse community
  • Love connecting with our supportive school community and parish 
  • Be inspired by music education. Our special music trust funding enables exceptional music education
  • Make the most of the bikes and track provided by Bikes in Schools, and our Garden to Table programme 
  • Lead a well-resourced school in an extremely strong financial situation 
  • Work with an outstanding teaching and leadership team 
  • Build on an incredible foundation and work with a passionate, skilled BOT to take our school forward 
  • Be energised and get huge satisfaction from leading this high performing school. 

To be successful in this role you will: 

  • Bring your active and authentic Catholic faith 
  • Be a highly skilled and capable leader of learning 
  • Be committed to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi 
  • Be a people focused leader who places people at the heart of our kura 
  • Have exceptional communication and relationship skills 
  • Be a collaborative leader 
  • Bring your vision, strategic skills and future focus to move Holy Cross school forward 
  • Celebrate and engage with our diverse community 
  • Love leading education and faith in our Christ-centred, child-focused, living, loving, learning community. 

Visits to Holy Cross School are encouraged. 

How to apply

For a candidate information pack email or call for a confidential chat to:

Stuart Birch
(021) 772 192

Vacancy reference #:1HAPay

Listed 1:00 PM 13 September 2021
Closes 5pm 13 October 2021

Holy Cross School (Miramar) NZ

School details

Holy Cross School (Miramar)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 208

School number: 2904
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Physical address:
2 Athens Street, Miramar, Wellington

Postal Address:
2 Athens Street, Miramar, Wellington, 6022