We are seeking an experienced, empathetic, culturally responsive Deputy Principal who will support our principal in leading learning throughout our school.

This position is a walking position for 2020.

As our Deputy Pprincipal, you will:

  • Be a reflective practitioner
  • Enjoy working collaboratively
  • Be an experienced teacher
  • Have a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and our school values
  • Have knowledge of PB4L and restorative practices
  • Be a great role model
  • Support our school PTA
  • Work with and continue to develop our school curriculum delivery plan
  • Have managed school event or celebrations.

We are looking for experienced, empathetic, culturally responsive teachers for our school. This is an opportunity to join our collaborative, future-focused team. Must be willing and able to follow our school curriculum delivery plan and be passionate about teaching. Please state your preferred teaching level and why?

School visits welcomed.

One (1) permanent position to start February 3, 2020. Permanent Full-time Scale A position NZ Education Gazette details here 

Three (3) Fixed-Term positions to start February 3, 2020. Fixed-Term Full-time Scale A position NZ Education Gazette details here

All Scale A applications close November 15 at 4 pm. 

Wairakei School Deputy Principal Timeline for Application and Appointment

Tukutuku Korero Education Gazette and on

Online advert Wednesday, October 30, 2019.

Application pack available

Applications close.

Thursday, November 14, 2019, at

4 pm.

Application review, assessment and shortlisting

By Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

Shortlisted applicants notified by phone & letter

(unsuccessful applicants notified by emailed letter)

By Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Interviews likely date

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Offer made to successful candidate likely date

(unsuccessful applicants notified by phone by Monday, November 25, 2019)

Monday, November 25, 2019

Position commences

February 3, 2019