Hillmorton High School Canterbury

Deputy principal

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

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
6MU + 1SMA

Listed 3:15 PM 04 November 2021
Closes 3pm 29 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR0L

Inspiring academic excellence, leadership and a love of learning.  Hillmorton is an urban coeducational school situated in the South-West of Christchurch.  With dedicated middle and senior schools, the size and scope of our school means we are able to provide students with a caring and supportive environment, where they are known as an individual from Y7–13.

We are seeking an exceptional school leader to join our talented and committed senior leadership team in the fastest growing high school in Christchurch, with a current role of 1000 students, master planned to reach 2000 students.

This is an incredible opportunity to work with the Principal and two other Deputy Principals, to further develop our school to meet the needs of our diverse ākonga.

We are looking for a dynamic leader who is collaborative and culturally responsive. This person will be energetic, innovative, and forward thinking. An in-depth knowledge of the New Zealand Curriculum and a proven ability to lead pedagogy, professional learning and staff coaching is essential.

The ideal candidate will have had experience in success in the following key areas:

  • Improving student achievement 
  • Growing best practice 
  • Restorative practice
  • Staff performance coaching
  • Effective change management 
  • Effective problem-solving skills.

A postgraduate qualification as an advantage. The successful applicant must be a NZ registered teacher and must be vaccinated against COVID in line with any legal requirements.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Ann Brokenshire, Principal
Box 33-115, Christchurch 8244
(03) 338 5119

Vacancy reference #:1HAR0L

Listed 3:15 PM 04 November 2021
Closes 3pm 29 November 2021

Hillmorton High School NZ

School details

Hillmorton High School

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 978

School number: 339
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Physical address:
Tankerville Road, Barrington, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 33115, Barrington, Christchurch, 8244