Korakonui School Waikato

Principal / tumuaki U3

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 9:29 AM 30 September 2021
Closes 5pm 05 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ67

Situated in a tranquil rural location 18km south of Te Awamutu, Korakonui School (established 1911) offers an experienced leader the opportunity to create learners for life. 

The school board invites applications from passionate community-minded educational leaders who will place our children and their wellbeing at the focus of their decisions. 

Our new principal will embrace our strong rural community school culture and will display the following qualities:

  • Proven leadership experience
  • The ability to pursue excellence while modelling our strong school values
  • A strong drive to build respectful relationships with all staff, students and the community
  • A future-focused approach that will meet the challenges of our education system and the learning needs of our children
  • A willingness to embrace our local history and integrate this into our curriculum
  • A commitment to being a visible principal who is empathetic and approachable
  • The ability to foster a sense of belonging for all students within our school and to maintain a safe, welcoming environment
  • A sense of humour
  • Experience of collaborative learning environments, project-based and play-based learning
  • A willingness to embrace and expand upon all aspects of the curriculum and recognise the importance of sporting, cultural, outdoor pursuits and art opportunities
  • Be able to recognise the importance of extra-curricular opportunities for our tamariki
  • Have a focus on achieving our school vision; all learners being confident communicators, motivated researchers, team players, powerful thinkers and self managers. 

How to apply

Please request an application pack from:

Faye Ashmore, Administrator
734 Wharepuhunga Road, RD3, Te Awamutu
(07) 872 2762

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ67

Listed 9:29 AM 30 September 2021
Closes 5pm 05 November 2021

Korakonui School NZ

School details

Korakonui School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 142

School number: 1783
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Physical address:
734 Wharepuhunga Road, Korakonui, Te Awamutu

Postal Address:
734 Wharepuhunga Road RD 3, Te Awamutu, 3873