Reference Number: 7551aa

Location: Lower Hutt

About the Role:

With the relocation of its current Principal, the Board seeks a charismatic and passionate leader who can work in partnership with the school’s communities to help achieve its vision and strategy. These embrace innovation and entrepreneurship, a student-centric ethos, diversity and growth.

Skills & Experience:

Credible candidates will possess broad educational leadership and management experience at a senior level, including:

  • a track record of delivery in key commercial areas to do with roll growth
  • national and international brand reputation.

The ability to continue to strengthen Chilton’s competitive position is core to the role.

About the Organisation:

E kore koe e ngaro, he kākano koe i ruia mai i Rangiātea.
You will never be lost for you are a seed born of greatness

Chilton Saint James School is an Anglican private girls’ day school through years 1 to 13, incorporating a very popular pre-school that welcomes boys and girls. Nestled in the diverse Lower Hutt community, the school promotes a challenging education that enhances critical thinking and prepares students to be good global citizens of Aotearoa, New Zealand.

In offering the Cambridge Examinations and with specialist academies in Ballet and Music, Chilton fuses the best in international academic achievement with the best in creative and active physical experience. As well, the Chilton Dance Centre is a distinct and inclusive community facility. A comprehensive sports programme and an Anglican ethos that supports a range of community service initiatives complement a genuinely holistic and multi-faceted education.

To apply in strict confidence now, please complete the ‘apply for this job’ application form, attaching your cover letter and CV. Applications close on 17 May 2021 at 5.00pm. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

Please click here to view the Candidate Briefing document.

For more information please phone Raewyn Brown on +64 21 917 203 or Ian Taylor on +64 27 487 7424.

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