Invercargill Middle School Southland

Deputy principal

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal

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

Listed 10:29 AM 03 November 2021
Closes 4.00pm 16 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQwx

An incredible opportunity is available to assist our principal to lead our school, building and developing an innovative curriculum to meet the needs of our diverse akonga. You will be  joining an energetic and collaborative team of teachers who are committed to improving learning outcomes for all students. You will be supported by our amazing school community and Board of Trustees.

We are seeking a collaborative, forward-thinking and innovative educator who:

  • Has strong pedagogical and curriculum knowledge and can lead professional development
  • Has strong and effective literacy practice including assessment for learning
  • Is enthusiastic, and is an energetic team player who shows great initiative and drive
  • Is collaborative and will embrace our vision and empower our students and staff
  • Has previous leadership experience
  • Holds consistently high expectations
  • Has a strong focus on improving student achievement and this is at the forefront of growing best practice within our kura
  • Effective change management and problem solving skills
  • Is a collaborative, creative, innovative and an inspiring leader
  • Has a growth mindset
  • Has an understanding of Kath Murdoch’s inquiry model and learner dispositions
  • The successful applicant will be teaching in a Y5–6 class, experience with organising school camps and EOTC would be an advantage.

This position is full-time and permanent, there is a possibility that there could be a 0.2 release component.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch with the principal.

School visits are encouraged.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Sarah Read, Principal
(03) 218 6444

Download our application form
DP Application Pack v13

School Charter
Charter 2021

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQwx

Listed 10:29 AM 03 November 2021
Closes 4.00pm 16 November 2021

Invercargill Middle School NZ

School details

Invercargill Middle School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 140

School number: 3966
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Physical address:
31 Jed Street, Invercargill

Postal Address:
31 Jed Street, Invercargill, 9810