Principal - Leader of Learning

Expected Roll: 200+   |   Years 1-6   |   Opening February 2021

Pukekohe West is a newly established year 1- 6 school that will open in February 2021 with a predicted roll of 200 students. It is located in the area west of Pukekohe; a rapidly growing diverse community.

Pukekohe West School will put students at the centre of teaching and learning and provide a curriculum that engages and challenges them. The school will also include satellite teaching spaces for Parkside Special School and a Sensory Resource Centre for Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ (BLENNZ).

This is a unique opportunity for a passionate and enthusiastic educator to:

  • Deliver our shared vision.

  • Lead a cohesive team of teachers who build and share knowledge about teaching practices that positively impacts on students’ learning.

  • Create a culture based on challenging learning opportunities as students progress along their learning pathways.

  • Be innovative, future focused and committed to the diverse learning needs of students.

  • Actively engage with our community so that parents/whanau feel listened to, valued and supported.

Key Dates for the Appointment:

  • Applications close at 5.00pm October 3 2019.

  • Applicants will hear soon after 22 October if they go to interview on Saturday, 2 November 2019.

  • The position commences 28 January 2020.

Documents for the Application: 

icon download 1  1. KEA Letter

icon download 1  2. Chairperson Letter

icon download 1  3. Person Description

icon download 1  4. Job Description

icon download 1  5. Clean Slate Act

icon download 1  6. Gazette Advertising

The essential application form must be obtained from Ngaire Jermaine of KEA Education at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please send completed applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. via email (not Google Docs).

For enquiries about the process do text Alan Jermaine on (021) 119 3309 and he will call you.

For enquiries about this position please contact the Establishment Board of Trustees Chairperson on
ph 027-9008010.

School Website

So far we have no website for this new school.

Background Information

To find out more about the new housing development the school will be part of visit: