Assistant Principal

Assistant Principal

Listed: Mar 11, 2018
Permanent – full-time
Closing: Mar 25, 2018
Otago / Dunedin
Education & training

Leader - Curriculum Development
Educational Leadership in a unique College

John McGlashan College is a Decile 10, Year 7-13 integrated secondary school for boarders and day boys in Dunedin.
Sited in a pristine natural environment, it is
blessed with expansive grounds, state-of-the-art
buildings and facilities, and modern comfortable boarding houses that provide a home for a quarter of the boys. Established in 1918, the College combines sound traditions, values and outstanding achievement with a modern approach
to education and a deep understanding of what parents and their sons expect from a school in today’s society.

As Assistant Principal, you will be leading College-wide curriculum development
and the International Baccalaureate programme. You will be a key member of
the leadership team, delivering the programmes and culture required to ensure
exceptional levels of achievement for all students and contributing to the ongoing
success of the school. This role includes 5 Management Units (MU) and 1
Senior Management Allowance (SMA).
To be successful in this role you will need:
• Experience as an educational leader.
• A proven record of teaching excellence.
• An innovative and forward-thinking approach.
• Exceptional communication and relationship skills.
• A passion for boys’ education.
• Experience leading Professional Learning and Development programmes.
• Strengths in fostering collegial teams.
• A focus on self-reflection and continuous improvement.
This is a unique leadership opportunity to join an exceptional secondary school.

Candidates can download a Candidate Briefing and apply online at To apply by email, please attach your cover letter and CV and send to quoting 563853ODT. Applications close on 25 March 2018. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

For more information please phone Andrea Bankier on
03 353 4365 (DDI).