Hunterville School Principal Position

Hunterville School is seeking a new principal - is this you?  Hunterville School is high performing school that has the commitment of students, teachers, staff, parent, whānau and community.  It offers stability and an excellent opportunity to demonstrate your positive, pedagogical leadership. 

Hunterville School Principal Y1–8,

decile 5, roll 175, 7 teachers

A brilliant career opportunity for leadership in our very well-regarded, high performing school located in the township of Hunterville on SH1, approximately 40 minutes from both Palmerston North and Whanganui.

We are financially sound, have great students and families, dedicated teaching and support staff and Board, and fantastic school facilities.

Hunterville is a friendly township with a full range of shops, services and clubs which cater to the town and thriving wider rural community.

This is an excellent opportunity for a proven, collaborative leader who:

  • Is a team player with high expectations of students, staff and self
  • Is innovative, approachable, reflective and an effective communicator
  • Has proven people and resource management and organisational skills
  • Builds strong relationships with students, staff, whānau and community
  • Treats everybody fairly, equitably, and with respect
  • Is a visible, active principal who can manage conflict and solve problems effectively and calmly; is energetic, has a sense of humour, and can have fun


Will suit current U1–U3 principals’ looking for career advancement or a talented AP/DP looking for a brilliant first-time principal position.

School housing may be available if required.

Job closes Monday March 19th, 2018. Job starts: Term 3, Monday 23rd July, 2018.

For an application pack please email: For any enquiries please contact Kevin Palmer, KP Educational Consultants, phone 0274-705-100.