Te Kura Maori-a-Rohe o Waiohau Bay of Plenty

Teaching principal Māori Medium Kura

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao

Listed 2:25 PM 20 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPo1

Decile 1B.

After many years of passionate dedication to developing the combined vision of the Koroua and Kuia of Waiohau for the kura, our much loved tumuaki is leaving. This presents an opportunity for an engaging, caring, dedicated and passionate leader to come and be part of our rural kura and communities.

We would like you to build on the strengths of our current tumuaki:

  • Be a fluent speaker of te reo Māori
  • Have the ability to enhance, promote our kura vision and values while embracing our cultural identity as Ngati Haka and Patuheuheu
  • Have proven management skills and experience
  • Have a willingness and ability to nurture ‘the Iho Matua o te Tamaiti’
  • Engage, be flexible and work positively and respectfully alongside our wonderful staff, students, parents and the surrounding communities.

Condition of appointment:

Our incoming tumuaki will be required to acknowledge, accept, embrace and uphold Te Kawenata Pūmau o te Kura and to accept and recognise the responsibility to maintain and preserve the special character of our kura. 


Position commences start term 1, 2022.

How to apply

Application packs are available. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Renee Koroheke, Office Administrator
(07) 322 8251

Download our application form

Vacancy reference #:1HAPo1

Listed 2:25 PM 20 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021

Te Kura Maori-a-Rohe o Waiohau NZ

School details

Te Kura Maori-a-Rohe o Waiohau

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 75

School number: 2062
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Physical address:
2481 Galatea Road, Waiohau, Whakatane

Postal Address:
2481 Galatea Road RD 2, Whakatane, 3192