Raglan Area School Waikato

Deputy principal / tumuaki tuarua kura teina (Y0–6)

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 9:01 AM 14 September 2021
Closes 3pm 29 September 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPd6

Te Kura a Rohe o Whaingaroa / Raglan Area School, is a coeducational school catering for over 570 Y1–13 students. We celebrate education in a bicultural environment, sustained by our strong values; Poutama; Whanaungatanga; Manaakitanga; and Kaitiakitanga. 

Our school vision Mana Rangatahi / Empowering Young People is at the centre of a local curriculum that prioritises learner wellbeing; bilingual; outdoor; environmental; arts; and PB4L education to enhance the delivery of all other core subjects. 

We seek an experienced, innovative and collaborative leader who is committed to implementing programmes that accelerate learning and lift student achievement in Y0–6. We seek a leader who:

  • Has a “heart” for engaging our Māori community and is committed to improving learner outcomes for our Māori students;
  • Understands contextualised learning, and works alongside teams to achieve shared goals;
  • Is an experienced classroom practitioner, passionate about implementing effective teaching practice to enhance learner engagement and achievement;
  • Is learner-focused, empathetic, builds trust and welcomes feedback;
  • Has excellent organisational skills and recognises the importance of respectful delegation;
  • Has an in-depth knowledge of curriculum delivery and assessment practices;
  • Is highly motivated to improve their own practice;
  • Has the ability to manage conflict and solve problems effectively;
  • is energetic, has a sense of humour and can have fun; and
  • Has a Growth Mindset – thinking creatively about educational practices across the NZC.

School house available. 

How to apply

Applicants are welcome to visit our school. Please send your application letter and targeted CV with 3 referees to

Louisa Barham, the Principal
42 Norrie Avenue, Raglan 3225
(07) 825 8140

Download the current Deputy Principal / Tumuaki Tuarua Job Description
RAS JD Deputy Principal Kura Teina 2021 2

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new RAS Deputy Principal Referee Form 2021

Vacancy reference #:1HAPd6

Listed 9:01 AM 14 September 2021
Closes 3pm 29 September 2021

School details

Raglan Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 587

School number: 125
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Physical address:
42 Norrie Avenue, Raglan

Postal Address:
P O Box 80, Raglan, 3265