Henderson Valley school is situated in the foothills of the Waitākere Ranges Heritage area. We are in a unique semi-rural setting, close to city amenities and at the heart of the community. We are a contributing primary school with a roll of 370. We have a strong set of values that reflect the community aspirations and support students to be curious, creative, connected successful learners. We are a proud Green-Gold enviro school with sustainability driving who we are and what we do.
The Board is seeking a strong, confident, collaborative educational leader who is highly capable, self-driven and demonstrates genuine whanaungatanga.
We are looking for an inclusive leader who:
Builds positive relationships with staff, students and whānau
Has the energy and passion to go above and beyond for our students
Takes the initiative, is action-focused and helps drive the strategic direction of the school
Has strong pedagogical and curriculum knowledge, and can lead professional development
Has proven ability to build on and lead culturally sustaining practice and celebrate diversity
Is responsible for SENCO and school wide positive behaviour for learning
Uses coaching to develop professional capability and collective capacity to improve outcomes for all students.