East Gore School Southland

Deputy principal

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 2:39 PM 02 November 2021
Closes 12:00pm 24 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQvH

Due to relocation, we are seeking an inspiring senior leader who will bring an energy and passion to the management team. This position will work with our diverse learners, develop our senior school team, and continue to develop our positive school culture.

The successful applicant will be an experienced teacher with excellent communication and people skills; a team player, loyal and organised. The applicant must be culturally responsive, ready to be fully involved in the culture and day to day effective leadership of the school.

Desired attributes:

  • Prior success in the classroom and a genuine love for teaching and learning
  • A positive role model for others; empathetic, flexible, with a growth mindset and sense of humour
  • Is able to build connections with whānau, learners and staff
  • A leader of learning who will make a positive difference in our school community and someone who lives our vision and values of being respectful, responsible and honest
  • A person who is supportive, and who can challenge and grow our learners and teachers; who is a reflective practitioner and values change for effective improvement
  • Someone who is motivated and capable of building teacher capability and accelerating student achievement alongside strong behaviour management strategies
  • Someone with a commitment to creating the best learning environments possible – holding high expectations for consistency across the school
  • Someone who has the confidence to be delegated authority in the absence of the principal
  • Strengths and knowledge of the SENCO role would be an advantage
  • Teaching component will be in a Y4–5 class.

We are looking forward to appointing someone who can wear a cape and inspire our students reach their potential and beyond. If this is you, we look forward to reading your application.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Wendy Kitto
3 Wentworth Street, Gore
(027) 406 7053

Download our application form
DP Application Pack v12

Vacancy reference #:1HAQvH

Listed 2:39 PM 02 November 2021
Closes 12:00pm 24 November 2021

East Gore School NZ

School details

East Gore School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 106

School number: 3946
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Physical address:
3 Wentworth Street, Gore

Postal Address:
3 Wentworth Street, East Gore, Gore, 9710