Our school in Stratford is a full primary, state integrated Catholic school whose special character and rich traditions underpin every facet of school life.
The school has a warm and inviting atmosphere, with newly built and renovated spaces reflecting current teaching and learning pedagogy. The school is proud of how learners are supported to be the best they can be to ensure they reach their full potential. Students thrive in an environment where they care and share like Jesus through serving others in their community, reflecting their mission charism, enabling them to grow up to be strong and compassionate leaders.
There is a strong relationship between the Immaculate Conception Parish and our supportive school community. Our outstanding staff, active PTA and supportive Board share a vision for our learners to flourish.
The Board seeks to appoint a deputy principal who:
Is a collaborative, creative, innovative and an inspiring leader;
Is always highly visible and accessible to staff, students and whānau;
Is proactive, aware and responsive;
Is respectful, fair and dedicated to our children, our staff, our special place and our community;
Will display and model our values;
Understands teaching excellence, and places great value in growing all our staff to reach their full potential;
Embraces technology and is excited about the possibilities it enables;
Is an effective communicator who meaningfully engages with stakeholders;
Is fun and vibrant!
Can use data to improve learning outcomes.
Capabilities to maintain programmes and activities that reflect the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment.