Devon Intermediate Taranaki

Tumuaki Tuarua/Deputy Principal

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal

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

Listed 10:36 AM 17 September 2021
Closes 3pm 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPin

Devon Intermediate located in New Plymouth City is a decile 4 kura/school of approximately 430 students in Y7–8, and we are looking for a new tumuaki tuarua/deputy principal to join our team from Term 1, 2022.

We seek an experienced, motivated, innovative educational leader to join our collaborative team. You will be a strong communicator, model openness to ongoing learning and be committed to working alongside tamariki/children, their whānau/families and all your colleagues to achieve exceptional outcomes

This role is not classroom based, but teaching and learning are at its very core. The successful candidate will have had high levels of success in both leadership, and as a responsive and adaptive classroom teacher with experience across a range of levels. 

The successful candidate will have proven ability to:

  • build effective relationships with our students, whānau and community
  • support students pastoral care and contribute to building a culture of positive behaviour 
  • demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
  • significantly contribute to and support the ongoing development of te reo Māori, tikanga Māori, and te ao Māori for students and staff
  • provide strong pedagogical leadership including leading professional development and mentoring colleagues

The successful applicant will work collaboratively with the senior leadership team to inspire and grow others to provide for the needs of our tamariki.

How to apply

Please contact the office on the email address below for an application pack

Marissa Hoyes, Executive Officer
400 Devon Street West, Lynmouth
(06) 758 5266

Vacancy reference #:1HAPin

Listed 10:36 AM 17 September 2021
Closes 3pm 29 October 2021

Devon Intermediate NZ

School details

Devon Intermediate

Type: Intermediate
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 421

School number: 2161
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Physical address:
400 Devon Street West, Lynmouth, New Plymouth

Postal Address:
P O Box 927, Taranaki Mail Centre, New Plymouth, 4340