Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand Auckland

Deputy principal – specialist school

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Deputy principal

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

Listed 9:40 AM 24 November 2021
Closes 5pm 03 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARX0

  • Deputy head of enrolled school
  • School sites – 3 in Christchurch, 1 in Wellington and 10 in Auckland.

Within the deaf and hard of hearing educational environment we provide classroom teaching to 120 students in 14 provisions. Our students range in age from 5–21. The school employs 36 FFTE teaching staff with teacher aides, educational interpreters, NZ Sign Language tutors and is supported by Ko Taku Reo’s strong corporate, communications and IT services.

Ko Taku Reo is a new school, started in July 2020.

The deputy head of enrolled school is a leadership position that supports the head of enrolled school, collaboratively leading teams to strengthen best practice in the school service. Priorities of this role include the management of school procedures and policies, leadership in teaching and learning of school enrolled students. This role assists in the development, monitoring and implementation of all assessment in the school service, including examinations and review of student progress and achievements. Your work will intersect with our wider student cohort (3,000 students), as well as staff development and pedagogical initiatives.

Only applicants who are legally entitled to work in New Zealand will be considered for this position. We may look to interview prior to closing so please apply early.

Other allowances available related to the special nature of our school.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Char Hewison
(028) 2559 2537

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARX0

Listed 9:40 AM 24 November 2021
Closes 5pm 03 December 2021

Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand NZ

School details

Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 112

School number: 903
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Physical address:
38 Truro Street, Sumner, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 17715, Sumner, Christchurch, 8840