Brightwater School Tasman/Nelson

Principal / Tumuaki U5

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 9:30 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 12 Noon 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPyB

Are you looking for your next career move? 

Come and work in an idyllic spot, be part of a vibrant, supportive rural community with great children and lead a fabulous, professional team of staff.

Brightwater School is located in the heart of the idyllic rural township of Brightwater in the Tasman District, with a roll of approximately 300 students. Most children progress through from here to the local intermediate school and college located in nearby Richmond.

We are looking for a confident leader who:

  • Is approachable, personable and down to earth
  • Is empathetic, compassionate and has an understanding of well-being
  • Has a sense of humour
  • Is positive and enthusiastic
  • Is genuinely interested and engaged with the children
  • Is connected and engaged with the staff
  • Is honest, trustworthy and displays integrity
  • Shows cultural responsiveness and acknowledges differences.
  • Is hardworking and financially savvy
  • Has an awareness of rural school settings.

Position commences term 1, 2022.

How to apply

Please contact our Board Chair for an application pack and how to apply.

Jack Cerfontaine (BOT Chair)
(021) 441 873

Vacancy reference #:1HAPyB

Listed 9:30 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 12 Noon 29 October 2021

Brightwater School NZ

School details

Brightwater School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 306

School number: 3183
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Physical address:
106 Ellis Street, Brightwater

Postal Address:
106 Ellis Street, Brightwater, 7022