Wellsford School Auckland

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 1:52 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 4pm 22 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR53

Wellsford is a fast growing school with a current roll of 430. We are in an exciting period of growth and change. This role would be fully released with 5PMU. 

We seek to appoint an experienced, inspirational leader who is passionate about ensuring all students reach their potential. We seek someone passionate about student achievement and their own professional learning.  We are looking for a practitioner who is reflective, inquires into their effective teaching practice and has the ability to lead a team of teachers, someone with outstanding people skills and the ability to form strong relationships with parents and the community. 

The following attributes and skills are highly desirable:

  • Ability to work effectively as a member of the senior leadership team
  • Ability to lead change and support the principal in relation to the school’s strategic direction
  • Experience and success in implementing PB4L and restorative practices
  • Highly efficient communication, organisation skills, and to be a team player
  • Deep knowledge of pedagogy and the NZ Curriculum, with extensive knowledge of inquiry
  • To be an advocate for students in the area of pastoral care
  • Strong understanding of assessment practices and the ability to support growth in this area. 

The start date would be from the beginning of the 2022 school year.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Jenifer Roberts, Acting Principal
47 School Road, Wellsford 0900
(09) 423 8024 / (021) 537 683

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Application Pack DP Nov 2021

Job description
Deputy Principal 2022

Vacancy reference #:1HAR53

Listed 1:52 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 4pm 22 November 2021

Wellsford School NZ

School details

Wellsford School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 433

School number: 1126
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Physical address:
47 School Road, Wellsford

Postal Address:
47 School Road, Wellsford, 900