Principal Appointment

  • Employer: Wā Ora Montessori School
  • Location: Lower Hutt, Naenae
  • Work type: Permanent

U4 decile 8. Roll 266. Composite school (Years 0 – 13). A preschool is also attached (90 children).

Our Leader

We seek an inspirational principal who is passionate about Montessori education. Our new leader will have proven successful experience in school management, and be accomplished at building the capability of staff, aligned to meeting community aspirations for educational excellence and committed to nurturing every aspect of the child’s development. This is a wonderful opportunity for an innovative and collaborative leader wishing to further influence the growth and success of our great school.

Our School

Situated in Naenae, Lower Hutt, Wā Ora Montessori is unlike any other school. Our community of leaders, teachers and families are committed to ensuring we provide the best learning environment to deliver an authentic Montessori experience that’s referenced the world over.

Over the last 25 years we’ve grown from providing Wellington with its first Montessori primary school to becoming the only school in New Zealand to offer a Montessori education for toddlers through to teens. We believe our unique combination of Montessori curriculum, learning materials, environment, and community best recognises the student’s full potential and enables them to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to live and succeed in today’s changing world.

Our Approach

At Wā Ora Montessori, we aim to instil in the child an innate love of learning that will stay with them throughout their life. To do this, we provide a learning environment that meets the individual needs and interests of the whole child and is based on an authentic Montessori pedagogy.

Principal Application

Applications close Monday 20 November. Position begins Term 3 2018. An application pack is available on request. Email GAME Consultancy, including postal address, to:  bryan.gwilliam@game.school.nz.

MANZ Member School  •  27 October 2017