Southern Health School South Island

Assistant principal - curriculum

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Assistant principal

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

Listed 12:07 PM 26 October 2021
Closes 3 pm 10 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQfm

We are seeking an innovative and experienced educational leader to join our senior leadership team. 

Our school caters for the educational needs of students unable to attend their regular school because of their health needs. We teach students throughout the South Island, in hospitals, homes and SHS classrooms; both face-to-face and using digital technologies.

We seek an assistant principal to provide leadership in the area of curriculum.

The successful applicant will have a proven record of teaching excellence, leadership experience and be able to work collaboratively with others. They will be an effective communicator and relationship builder to work within a multi-sited team.

The position is full-time, permanent, 4MU and commencing at a time by negotiation (term 4 2021 if possible). The successful applicant can be based anywhere in the South Island where SHS has a classroom.

Further information can be found on our website or below.


How to apply

Please send your application form, cover letter, CV, and direct enquiries to:

Helen Mantell, Principal
(03) 366 6739

Download our application form
Application For Appointment AP 2021

Download our job description
AP Curriculum Job Description Google Docs

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQfm

Listed 12:07 PM 26 October 2021
Closes 3 pm 10 November 2021

Southern Health School NZ

School details

Southern Health School

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 10

School number: 1631
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Physical address:
2 Halswell Road, Hillmorton, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 1757, Hillmorton, Christchurch, 8140