Te Kōmanawa Rowley School Canterbury

Tumuaki tuarua/ deputy principal/ SENCO

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 9:36 AM 17 January 2022
Closes 4pm 11 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASPz

The position comes with 2MU and the possibility of FTU for leading areas of expertise.

Our multicultural school is set in the heart of Rowley. The person we are seeking will be a highly effective, innovative and genuinely caring educator and leader who is committed to empowering others and building effective teams. Applicants must be willing to work collaboratively and have high expectations for the learning of all ākonga.

We are seeking a motivated, professional and enthusiastic leader with a proven record of excellence in teaching and inspiring staff. An ability to develop positive relationships with our wonderful ākonga and whānau is vital to this role.

The applicant will be required to take responsibility as our SENCO, lead Literacy and have strengths in teaching and inspiring staff.

The successful candidate will have the experience and capacity to lead and manage school-wide initiatives to assist the school to achieve its vision and strategic goals.

The ideal person for our school will be:

  • A kind, collaborative and motivated leader
  • A leader with a desire to grow and support te ao Māori and Gagana Samoa within our school
  • Experienced as a SENCO
  • Proven experience as a highly capable teacher and school leader with an openness to new learning and drive to make decisions
  • Innovative thinking regarding curriculum design, including local and New Zealand cultural heritage
  • Outstanding relationship-building capacity with all stakeholders
  • A reflective thinker, committed to evidence-based data analysis, innovative reporting and problem solving
  • Ability to lead and coach teaching teams collaboratively and progressively
  • A passion for all-around education and a reputation for making a positive difference in the school and community.
  • Inclusive, visible and approachable with a great sense of humour.

This position will be fully released in 2022. The DP will be doing CRT release in all classes. From 2023 there could be a 0.6 teaching component.  

The position commences term 2, 2022.


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Graeme Norman
(027) 233 0006

Vacancy reference #:1HASPz

Listed 9:36 AM 17 January 2022
Closes 4pm 11 February 2022

Te Kōmanawa Rowley School NZ

School details

Te Kōmanawa Rowley School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 132

School number: 3492
ERO school report
View more on Education Counts

Physical address:
48 Rowley Avenue, Hoon Hay, Christchurch

Postal Address:
48 Rowley Avenue, Hoon Hay, Christchurch, 8025.0