Full time, Permanent
Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Principal
English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao
Listed 25 October 2022
Closes 18 November 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HAXLW
Kia mihia koe e au, mōu i tono mō te tūranga tumuaki (U4) nei o Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Bernard Fergusson.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who can think innovatively and build on the wonderful āhua of our kura as a place that tamariki enjoy going to and learning te reo Māori, te reo Pākehā, me tō rātou tūranga i tēnei ao.
To be successful in this role you will:
- Take the time to get to know our tamariki and guide them to be outstanding contributors to their kura and hāpori.
- Be an excellent listener and communicator.
- Have proven experience in Kura Māori pedagogical leadership of tumuaki or senior leadership role.
- Value student learning, wellbeing and achievement.
- Have proven experience as a successful teacher, preferably experienced in a permanent role as a deputy principal and/or tumuaki.
- Have proven experience of staff management, including the development, mentoring, appraising and managing of a high-performing team.
- Excellent interpersonal communication skills with tamariki, whānau, kaimahi and the hāpori.
- Be able to embed Tikanga Māori, Tikanga Kīngitanga, me ngā whakāro o ō mātou tūpuna into all aspects of the kura.
- You are well versed in Waikato kawa and how that is upheld at Tūrangawaewae marae.
- Achieve strategic outcomes through consultation and collaboration, empowering staff to contribute to planning and solutions.
- A strong, confident and innovative leader, able to inspire others and lead by example.
- Be future-focused and innovative to enrich the learning experience and build capacity and wellbeing for kaimahi and tamariki.
- Show a high level of operational and management expertise in an educational context.
- Ability to grow and develop great teachers and leaders for our kura and the learning community.
You will work collaboratively with the Board of Trustees, kaimahi and hāpori to provide the most effective tamariki-centred learning environment.
How to apply
Please send your completed application for employment, written response to the key criteria (inside the Application for Employment), current CV, 3 referee reports and direct enquiries to:
(021) 520 305