Maungaraki School Wellington

Deputy principal

Deputy principal, Area / composite (Years 1–15), Deputy principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
4MU + 1FU

Listed 11:10 AM 25 January 2022
Closes 4pm 25 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASXm

We have an exceptional opportunity for a collaborative educator to work with the principal and existing DP in progressing the vision of Maungaraki School. 

Maungaraki School is a modern full primary with a reputation for strong educational achievement and successful and well-rounded students. Nestled within an engaged and supportive village-like community in the western hills of Lower Hutt.

The successful candidate will have experience of leading teams in a primary school context. They will also have the experience and capacity to lead and manage initiatives to assist the school achieve its vision and strategic goals.

Specific responsibilities will be finalised with the successful candidate based on their strengths and experience, however a proven track record of the following attributes are advantageous:

  • Outstanding relationship-building capacity with all stakeholders.
  • Current effective pedagogy, including digital curriculum and student learning.
  • Commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi and the school’s growing mahi in te reo and Tikanga Māori.
  • Ability to lead and coach teams collaboratively.
  • 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.
  • A reflective thinker, committed to evidence-based data analysis and innovative reporting.
  • A passion for all round education and a reputation for making a positive difference in the school and community. 

The position commences term 2, 2022. We would encourage applicants to come out and visit us.

Please contact the principal you would like further information.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Shane Robinson, Principal
(04) 569 7205

Download our application form
Application Form 2021 v3235c815cc

Vacancy reference #:1HASXm

Listed 11:10 AM 25 January 2022
Closes 4pm 25 February 2022

Maungaraki School NZ

School details

Maungaraki School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 353

School number: 2968
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Physical address:
137 Dowse Drive, Maungaraki, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
137 Dowse Drive, Maungaraki, Lower Hutt, 5010.0