RJHS is a school of 1340+ students and over 100 staff in north Hamilton. The school operates as part of Rototuna High Schools – with the Senior High School and Junior High School operating on a shared campus with some shared facilities. Due to roll growth, current and future, we have a need to expand our senior leadership team. We are seeking an innovative, collaborative leader who is passionate about both academic and personal success. The successful candidate will join our dynamic senior leadership team of three DPs and principal.
We aim to provide rich, authentic and challenging opportunities for learning that give learners choice and agency, whilst still gaining important skills and knowledge. We believe in the concept of ako and that we are all learners. Collaborative practice is fundamental to our curriculum and as educators we know we can always learn from each other. All of our senior leadership team members have allocated teaching time and contribute as a teacher to our curriculum.
We are a restorative practices school and believe strongly in building and enhancing positive professional relationships with young people. Our school is community-focused and we encourage all staff to contribute to the varied learning and extra-curricular opportunities that are offered to students in such an environment.
There will be no specific portfolio advertised for this role, we will negotiate roles and specific responsibilities based on the team strengths, passions and experience.