Papamoa College Bay of Plenty

Principal / tumuaki U12

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

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

Listed 11:41 AM 20 January 2022
Closes 4pm 14 March 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASUT

Tēnā koutou katoa.

Eleven years on and Pāpāmoa College is looking for the next person to take our people to a new level, both staff and students. The Board of Pāpāmoa College is looking to appoint an inclusive and experienced principal to take our school into the future while celebrating our journey so far. Our students develop a strong sense of belonging to the college. We are a state secondary school with a growing roll of around 1,600 students from diverse ethnic backgrounds. 

 Our new principal will:

  • work collaboratively with staff, whānau, board and the community
  • have excellent interpersonal and team building skills
  • have excellent communication using a range of modern applications
  • have commitment to student achievement, digital technology and well-being
  • be resilient, empathetic and motivated
  • be a charismatic leader who engenders trust, leads by example, is committed to the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, is culturally responsive, has a deep understanding of both curriculum and pedagogy and is passionate about developing the innate potential of all students
  • Be a person with mana. 

How to apply

Application packs are available from

Graeme Lind
(027) 446 1022

Vacancy reference #:1HASUT

Listed 11:41 AM 20 January 2022
Closes 4pm 14 March 2022

Papamoa College NZ

School details

Papamoa College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 1696

School number: 6963
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Physical address:
151 Doncaster Road, Papamoa, Tauranga

Postal Address:
P O Box 11150, Palm Beach, Papamoa, 3151.0