Vacancies

Principal (PRA Available)

Our school is looking to appoint an inspirational leader to implement a programme of sustainable change.

As tumuaki your brief will be to build robust partnerships with all school stakeholders; raise academic achievement levels; prioritise the wellbeing of staff and students and build a culture that has our students at its centre and fits well with the school’s values of te tangata, te ao and te ako.

You will be able to clearly demonstrate:

  • That you thrive on the challenge of leading a school through constructive change; significantly raising student achievement, engaging staff and enhancing community perception
  • That you are a natural leader and communicator who grows and develops teams, who inspires by example
  • You are clearly a leader of learning who encourages others to grow, develop and upskill their teaching practice
  • That you are systematic, and process-oriented.

In return our school can offer you:

  • A fantastic opportunity to apply your experience in a school well supported by its community and make an impact in a truly positive way
  • The Westland region offers a wonderful lifestyle with a large focus on all things outdoors, set within a dynamic cultural environment, with a strong community commitment to Te Ao Māori
  • Principal recruitment allowance – a successful applicant may be eligible for the PRA of up to $50,000.

How to apply

For an application pack please contact Lisa. Please send your CV, application form and direct enquiries to:

Lisa Chant, Board of Trustees Secretary

lisachant@westlandhigh.school.nz

(027) 552 4268


Closes 12pm 05 MAR 2018