William Colenso College Hawke's Bay

Principal / tumuaki

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:14 AM 11 October 2021
Closes 12 noon 04 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQQ3

This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a team of dedicated professionals at a school committed to equity and excellence for all students, from term 1, 2022, or negotiable.

We are looking for a leader with strong communication skills and a genuine affinity for young people. You should have a community focus and have demonstrated skills in:

  • Problem-solving
  • Change management; and
  • Building a collegial environment.

Our school is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, cultural relationships for responsive pedagogy and restorative practice. We were recently recognised with Prime Minister’s Excellence in Education Awards for excellence in teaching and learning, excellence in governance and excellence in inclusive education.

The Board of Trustees invites applications from experienced educators with passion and drive to ensure best possible outcomes for our young people and to create a school environment focused on achievement and well-being.

E te Rangatira, our school board are excited to hear from you. We want you to express yourself in your application. Paint us a picture of how the identified values, beliefs, skills and ways of being are embedded into your life, your education practice and your leadership. Provide evidence and examples for us to get the best possible picture of who you are and what you will bring to our school learning community.

We invite you to visit our website.

How to apply

Email for an application pack. Please send your application, letter and CV, and direct enquiries to:

Keleigh Atkins
PO Box 5113, Greenmeadows, Napier 4145
(06) 831 0180

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQQ3

Listed 10:14 AM 11 October 2021
Closes 12 noon 04 November 2021

William Colenso College NZ

School details

William Colenso College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 448

School number: 220
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Physical address:
21 Arnold Street, Onekawa, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 5113, Greenmeadows, Napier, 4145