Wairere School Waikato

Principal / tumuaki U2

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 9:01 AM 22 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPqo

Principal/tumuaki  U2

With the impending retirement of our present principal, we are seeking a leader who has the vision to inspire, challenge and support our students and staff.

We are seeking a principal/tumuaki who:

  • Can build upon the current strengths of our school and develop new initiatives
  • Sets high standards and expectations
  • Is culturally responsive and inclusive
  • Focuses on quality of teaching and learning and enhancing the achievement of students and staff
  • Has the ability to build and sustain strong positive relationships with staff, students, whānau, BOT and the community
  • Is visible within the school and the wider community.

Wairere School is a rural contributing school situated between Matamata (10 minutes) and Te Aroha (18 minutes). It has a current roll of 56 students, of whom 19 identify as Māori. It has a teaching staff of 4 and runs 3 classrooms.  The roll has been stable for the last 5 years. The school has a welcoming and caring culture and is strongly supported by its wider community.

A pincipal’s school house may be available.

This position will start at the beginning of term 1, 2022.

How to apply

For an application pack please email:

Glenn Rowsell, Appointment Advisor
(021) 213 7992

Vacancy reference #:1HAPqo

Listed 9:01 AM 22 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021

School details

Wairere School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 53

School number: 2075
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Physical address:
413 Wardville Road, Wardville, Waharoa

Postal Address:
413 Wardville Road RD 1, Waharoa, 3474