Te Aratika Academy Hawke's Bay

Deputy principal

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

Listed 9:03 AM 10 January 2022
Closes 5pm 10 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASA3

We seek a deputy principal to join our management team and learning community. The successful applicant will need an in-depth knowledge of the NZ Curriculum, including experience in developing a cultural and responsive field-based STEAM curriculum. Meaningful use of digital technology would be beneficial. The deputy principal will oversee the curriculum and assessment practices of the Academy. 

Te Reo Māori and Tikanga Māori knowledge is an advantage.

Other desirable attributes include:

  • Excellent communication and people skills, a team player, loyal and organised
  • Is committed to building strong relationships with the Board, Principal, whānau, staff, and the wider community
  • Someone who can reflect on their performance and adapt and make change where necessary
  • Has the ability and confidence to teach and model lessons across the school
  • A team player who leads by example and is willing to contribute to all areas of the school. 

Te Aratika Academy is a designated character school for boys aged 14 to 18 years. Located in beautiful Hawke's Bay, the Academy focuses on providing a link between education and future employment through vocational pathways. The Academy operates small class sizes and has a very supportive staff environment, including strong pastoral care support for students.

The successful applicants will be enthusiastic about working with youth and have the skills and mindset to facilitate all manner of learning with predominantly Māori and Pasifika students.

The successful applicant will be required to contribute to the extra-curricular programme at the Academy through sport and/or the arts. 

He aha te mea nui o te ao? He tangata, he tangata, he tangata. 

For more information on Te Aratika Academy, visit our website or view our Facebook page.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Casey Tapara
(0800) 832 728

Vacancy reference #:1HASA3

Listed 9:03 AM 10 January 2022
Closes 5pm 10 February 2022

Te Aratika Academy NZ

School details

Te Aratika Academy

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Male
Decile: 2
Roll: 31

School number: 873
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Physical address:
314 State Highway 2, Mangateretere

Postal Address:
P O Box 73, Whakatu, 4161.0