Otahuhu School Auckland

Principal / tumuaki U6

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 9:24 AM 30 November 2021
Closes 12 noon 28 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HARey

An exciting career opportunity for a proven leader

We are sad that our highly respected, valued and long-serving principal is leaving us. We are however, very pleased for him and very proud of him, as he takes on another important and exciting role in education.

We are seeking applicants from outstanding school leaders who are willing to work positively and proactively alongside our dedicated staff, our engaging tamariki and all members of the Otāhuhu Primary School community. Located in the heart of Otāhuhu, our facilities are of a high standard with attractive learning spaces and well-maintained grounds.

Our new principal will:

  • Have strong empathy and the personal capabilities to build nurturing relationships
  • Celebrate our cultural diversity, demonstrate a high level of cultural competence and foster Te Ao Māori and Mātauranga Māori
  • Have comprehensive knowledge of the NZC, current pedagogy and a strong focus on student learning, progress and achievement
  • Have strong collaborative leadership capabilities and willingness to grow leaders in our school
  • Be future-focused with high expectations
  • Have excellent organisational and management skills.

Position commences term 2, 2022.

How to apply

Please download and complete the application documents from our website, and send these, along with your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Marilyn Gwilliam
(09) 920 2173

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARey

Listed 9:24 AM 30 November 2021
Closes 12 noon 28 January 2022

Otahuhu School NZ

School details

Otahuhu School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 568

School number: 1409
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Physical address:
41 Station Road, Otahuhu, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 22297, Otahuhu, Auckland, 1640