Wairakei School (Christchurch) Canterbury

Principal / Tumuaki

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 1:59 PM 15 September 2021
Closes 4pm 25 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPg6

This is an awesome opportunity for an aspirational and innovative person with quality leadership skills, cultural nouse and experience to serve our tamariki. You will have strong interpersonal skills, a sincere and real across-culture perspective and connection and the ability to work collaboratively with all those around you. If you have a student centered and future-focused perspective with a clear commitment to inclusive and dynamic education, this may be the role for you. 

You will also have the skills to consolidate and build on the current strengths of our school and develop new initiatives to ensure a strong culture of ongoing teaching and learning success. This includes the ability to enhance and promote our school vision and values as well as engage and work positively in a trusting environment with staff, akonga and the community. Empowering leadership and staff in the current modern educational structure within the school will be key.

The successful candidate will need to be flexible, organised and collaborative, and of course have passion for quality teaching and learning. This includes ensuring that our awesome school is a place that continues to grow the holistic hauora of all tamariki and where their needs are being identified and met before traditional learning can take place. 

This position is available from the beginning of term 1, 2022.  

How to apply

Applications to be received electronically. For further information and/or an application pack please contact:

Tom Scollard
(021) 183 6462

Vacancy reference #:1HAPg6

Listed 1:59 PM 15 September 2021
Closes 4pm 25 October 2021

Wairakei School (Christchurch) NZ

School details

Wairakei School (Christchurch)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 212

School number: 3577
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Physical address:
250 Wairakei Road, Bryndwr, Christchurch

Postal Address:
250 Wairakei Road, Bryndwr, Christchurch, 8053