Bellevue School (Newlands) Wellington

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 9:59 AM 29 September 2021
Closes 5pm 28 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ3y

Bellevue School is in the heart of the expanding Newlands community situated in the Northern Suburbs of Wellington.

Our 340 tamariki and their whānau are from many places and culturally diverse backgrounds. We have a strong, collaborative team of staff, a supportive school board and a community who love to be involved with the school.

We are looking for a special, experienced leader who:

  • Is able to foster warm and open communication
  • Is inclusive, kind, caring and builds strong relationships
  • Fosters an inclusive environment that values Te Tiriti ō Waitangi and who will openly embrace and encourage the teaching of both te reo Māori and tikanga Māori
  • Is culturally proactive
  • Understands the needs of all children and makes decisions which are focused on what is best for them
  • Empowers others and grows staff capability and capacity
  • Values a positive team approach
  • Is community minded, inclusive and embraces opportunities to connect
  • Is visible, has presence and is transparent
  • Is both visionary and strategic
  • Has an understanding and willingness to continue with play-based learning, collaboration, collaborative teaching and student directed learning
  • Is approachable, fun to be around and ignites learning. 

If you are excited to lead our school through the next chapter of its journey, then please  apply.

Position commences term 1, 2022.

How to apply

Please email for an application pack.

Kelvin Russell, Presiding Member and Laura Snowden, Education Consultant
(0274) 528 729

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ3y

Listed 9:59 AM 29 September 2021
Closes 5pm 28 October 2021

Bellevue School (Newlands) NZ

School details

Bellevue School (Newlands)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 325

School number: 2806
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Physical address:
12 Bancroft Terrace, Newlands, Wellington

Postal Address:
12 Bancroft Terrace, Newlands, Wellington, 6037