Carlton School Manawatu/Whanganui

Deputy principal / tumuaki tuarua

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 9:14 AM 19 January 2022
Closes 17.00 11 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASSe

This is a great opportunity for a current or aspiring leader to join our Carlton whānau. We are a progressive school situated in the heart of Whanganui. Learning and leadership are underpinned by our school values of Te Pono/honesty, Te Matatika/integrity, Te Whakaute/respect, Tū te mana tū te mauri/belonging, and Te Kotahitanga/community. 

The position is 0.6 classroom teacher and 0.4 management release. We're looking for an innovative and forward-thinking teacher who challenges themselves, and is able to provide an innovative, culturally responsive learning environment that encourages and supports diverse learners. You’ll be willing to share or extend your knowledge and understanding of te Ao Māori. Teamwork and collegiality will go hand in hand with an engaging and positive outlook. Management responsibilities, and classroom year level can be discussed. 

This role is covered by the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, so applicants must either be vaccinated or have a medical exemption.

We are excited about this appointment and the impact our new DP will have in helping us take our school to the next level. Our kaiako and tamariki are looking forward to collaborating with an outgoing and engaging leader. 

There are 4 management units attached to this position. 

Please do contact us for more information, and/or a look around the school.

Timeline for appointment

  • Shortlisting of applicants - Monday 14 February 2022
  • Interviews - Saturday- 19 February 2022
  • Offer of appointment made by Monday 21 February 2022 - successful applicant notified
  • Position commencement term 2 2022 (or by negotiation).

Ngā mihi nui

How to apply

Applications are welcomed on the link provided. Direct enquiries to:

Gary Johnston, Principal
99a Carlton Avenue, Tawhero, Whanganui 4500
(027) 856 2962

Download the job description
Deputy Principal Job Description v7

Download our introductory letter
Introductory Letter

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASSe

Listed 9:14 AM 19 January 2022
Closes 17.00 11 February 2022

Carlton School NZ

School details

Carlton School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 229

School number: 2345
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Physical address:
99A Carlton Avenue, Whanganui

Postal Address:
99A Carlton Avenue, Whanganui, 4501.0