Sacred Heart School (Waikiwi) Southland

Principal U3 - tagged

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

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

Listed 10:31 AM 16 November 2021
Closes 4pm 06 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARHe

Our exceptional school requires a new exceptional principal. 

This is a wonderful opportunity for a dynamic, innovative, highly motivated professional with proven leadership skills and experience, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with the school board and proprietors to consolidate and build on the strengths of our school and develop new initiatives to ensure a strong culture of ongoing teaching and learning success.  

We are seeking a leader who is passionate about Catholic education with the ability to enhance and promote our school’s Catholic character, vision and values who will engage and work positively alongside staff, students and the community. 

A willingness and ability to take part in the religious instructions appropriate to the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment.

We seek a new principal who is a vibrant, dynamic leader, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and who will take advantage of the strong foundations in place and continue to lead us in a positive manner. High expectations around academic achievement and the wellbeing of our students and staff is at the heart of our family focused school.

We are a decile 9 school located in wonderful grounds and with modern facilities in the suburb of Waikiwi in northern Invercargill. We welcome students from across the Southland region. 

Our great team of staff tell us they want a principal who:

  • Is caring, kind and fun to work with, and has a collaborative approach to decision making
  • Be current, relevant and future-focused
  • Will embrace Tangata Whenua, encourage te reo Māori, honour Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and celebrate the many cultures in our school
  • Will implement and drive our localised curriculum with a passion for and heart-felt understanding of our Catholic character and values
  • Be visible, approachable and fully engaged with our tamariki, whānau and community. 

Sound like you?

How to apply

Please register your interest via email and we will happily send you our application pack.

Cleave Hay, Consultant
(027) 230 4480

Vacancy reference #:1HARHe

Listed 10:31 AM 16 November 2021
Closes 4pm 06 December 2021

Sacred Heart School (Waikiwi) NZ

School details

Sacred Heart School (Waikiwi)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 100

School number: 4013
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Physical address:
435 North Road, Waikiwi, Invercargill

Postal Address:
435 North Road, Waikiwi, Invercargill, 9810