Acting Deputy Principal - Dynamic Curriculum


Rangiora High School is an innovative and inclusive decile 9 co-ed school of 1700 students, just 30 minutes from Christchurch. We are committed to restorative practices and cultural relations for responsive pedagogy. We are seeking innovative practitioners who have student agency and voice firmly at the heart of their practice. We have redesigned our Year 9 and 10 curriculum as a flexible, connected model. This is primarily taught in innovative learning environments.  Applicants must be passionate about improving student engagement and achievement, have a clear focus on learning, be able to see the “big picture” across all learning areas, and be willing to commit to co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.

The Acting Deputy Principal is responsible to the Principal and has the primary responsibility for the portfolio of ‘Dynamic Curriculum’. The primary goal of this portfolio is to further develop a dynamic, relevant and responsive curriculum to create an engaging school for all students. The Acting Deputy Principal – Dynamic Curriculum is a key member of the school’s Strategic Leadership Team (SLT).

This is a full-time long-term relieving (fixed term) position with Higher Duties Allowance.

The position is from 22 July 2019 to 25 October 2019, covering for a permanent staff member who is on study leave for the whole of Term 3 and refreshment leave for the first two weeks of Term 4.

Applications for this position close at 12 noon on Monday 6 May 2019.

Fixed Term Full Time

Job no: DMAN96714

Location: Waimakariri District

Closing Date: Monday, 6 May 2019 at 12 noon