Waikato Diocesan School For Girls Waikato

Deputy principal - junior school

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Deputy principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
1SMA + 5MUs

Listed 8:50 AM 02 December 2021
Closes 12 noon 15 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARm8

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school located in Hamilton, with approximately 650 students. The school is committed to personal excellence with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement.

We are seeking a Deputy Principal to take responsibility for leadership of the Junior Curriculum and pastoral care of our junior students and day-to-day organisation of the school. The successful candidate will have: 

  • A commitment to the special character of the school
  • An in-depth understanding of the NZ Curriculum
  • A commitment to personalised learning for students
  • A clear understanding of curriculum integration at the junior level
  • A good pedagogical understanding of ICT
  • Experience in change management
  • A proven ability to build effective teams and work collaboratively
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent administrative and organisational skills
  • Previous leadership experience is desirable.
  • Please state your teaching subject(s). 

An application form and the full job description is available from the school website: https://www.waikatodiocesan.school.nz/vacancies/

How to apply

To apply, please send your completed application form, CV and cover letter to:

People and Culture Manager
(07) 855 2038

Download our application form
MASTER Application Form Teaching Roles 2021 v16

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARm8

Listed 8:50 AM 02 December 2021
Closes 12 noon 15 December 2021

Waikato Diocesan School For Girls NZ

School details

Waikato Diocesan School For Girls

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Female
Decile: 10
Roll: 659

School number: 140
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Physical address:
660 River Road, Hamilton

Postal Address:
Private Bag 3051, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton, 3240