Riverhead School Auckland

Deputy principal

Deputy principal, 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 1:11 PM 25 November 2021
Closes 12pm 13 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR_U

It is with great sadness but excitement that Riverhead School is able to offer an experienced and passionate leader the opportunity to take on the role of Deputy Principal.

We are a future-focused and innovative school that provides a collaborative, proactive and stimulating environment for all.

Due to the uniqueness of our school, we need a really special person. To be considered for this role, we require you to:

  • Have current leadership experience
  • Show evidence of sustained school-wide change management
  • Have the capacity to build teacher capability and display a high level of pedagogical knowledge
  • Lead collaboratively 
  • Think strategically
  • Take personal responsibility for staying up-to-date with current research
  • Have a reflective and inquiring mind
  • Be confident in culturally responsive practices
  • Have the drive and passion to look outwards and see the bigger picture
  • Be experienced in curriculum and programme design
  • Exhibit an adaptable leadership style
  • Be an inclusive practitioner
  • Build strong relationships
  • Have experience in people management
  • Demonstrate a high level of moral purpose and optimism
  • Exhibit excellence
  • Be resilient.

Position starts term 2, 2022.

If you believe you are our special person, please email for an application package.


How to apply

For an application pack, please contact:

Melissa Browne
(09) 412 9105

Vacancy reference #:1HAR_U

Listed 1:11 PM 25 November 2021
Closes 12pm 13 December 2021

Riverhead School NZ

School details

Riverhead School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 518

School number: 1464
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Physical address:
21 School Road, Riverhead

Postal Address:
21 School Road, Riverhead, 820