Kaikorai School provides an environment in which children continue to develop a love of learning and respect for others. Learning at Kaikorai School uses a range of teaching techniques including project based learning (PBL). We want learning to be innovative, relevant, engaging and integrated across the curriculum.
The board is seeking a passionate, innovative and highly motivated deputy principal. As a leader you will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, building great relationships and empowering leadership and growth of our current staff and students.
Our new deputy principal will align with our school values of kind, aspiring, independent and keen and be able to build on our current success with innovative teaching programmes.
Skills and experience
To be successful in this role you will need to:
Have a passion for education
Be a vibrant, innovative leader and educator with a personal commitment to excellence
Have exceptional people skills and be a great communicator and motivator who is visible, approachable and connected
Set high expectations in a fair and supportive environment
The ability to connect with parents, whānau and the wider school community
The ability to equip our students and staff with future focused skills and attitudes so that they may be successful lifelong learners
Lead, promote, encourage and provide a high standard of teaching
Support our staff by providing access to professional development that supports the transition into flexible learning environments (FLEs)
Integrate the community into learning programmes to provide an authentic context for learning.