Kaikorai School Otago

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 11:47 AM 08 November 2021
Closes 4pm 29 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR4a

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.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Simon Clarke
22 Tyne St, Roslyn Dunedin
(027) 602 7761

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR4a

Listed 11:47 AM 08 November 2021
Closes 4pm 29 November 2021

Kaikorai School NZ

School details

Kaikorai School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 316

School number: 3753
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Physical address:
22 Tyne Street, Roslyn, Dunedin

Postal Address:
22 Tyne Street, Roslyn, Dunedin, 9010