Somerville Intermediate School Auckland

Deputy Principal - 6 MU

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 8:28 AM 28 January 2022
Closes 1pm 02 March 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASZM

Howick, East Auckland – Y7 and 8 with approx. 950 students

Our goal is to ensure our students excel and they are enabled to be “the best they can be”

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and capable senior leader to join our high performing, future-focused school.  We have engaged students and a supportive community. Currently released but engaged with supporting learning.

We are a large, forward thinking, dynamic Intermediate School that is:

  • Collegial and collaborative
  • Innovative and creative
  • Very well resourced
  • Known for valuing and empowering staff

Are you:

  • An experienced and capable strategic thinker who has vision and can lead through to implementation
  • Able to demonstrates strong relational skills
  • Keen to set and maintain high standards for learning and teaching
  • Willing to use a coaching approach to maximise the capabilities of others
  • A highly effective communicator

We would encourage you to visit our school and explore this amazing opportunity.  

Position commencing on Monday 2 May 2022 or as negotiated.

Please visit the school website

An Application Pack is available online at  If you have any queries, please contact Tanya Prentice or Roween Higgie at or (09) 920 2173.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Roween Higgie
(09) 920 2173

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASZM

Listed 8:28 AM 28 January 2022
Closes 1pm 02 March 2022

Somerville Intermediate School NZ

School details

Somerville Intermediate School

Type: Intermediate
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 925

School number: 6760
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Physical address:
39 Somerville Road, Howick South, Auckland

Postal Address:
39 Somerville Road, Shelly Park, Manukau, 2014.0