Thank you for expressing interest in the Tumuaki/Principal position at Papanui Primary School. The following Recruitment Pack links will provide you with information about the school and the Principal role, what the community are seeking in their future Principal, and how to apply for the position. Please note that this position commences in Term 2, 2023.

To download the full Recruitment Pack in one document, please click on Papanui Primary School Recruitment Pack from the files below.

This Pack is made up of the following documents, which are individually downloadable below:
– Principal Advertisement
– Recruitment Timeline
– Letter from Board Presiding Member
– School Description
– Community Consultation
– Principal Position Description
– Application Form (PDF)
– Application Form (Word) 

The school has engaged Terri Johnstone from Catalyst for Change Ltd. to facilitate this recruitment process. To apply for this role, please complete the Application Form and send with your CV and a Covering Letter that speaks to competencies as outlined in the Principal Advertisement, to: 

📧 Terri Johnstone at 

Please note that applications close on Monday the 24th of October at 5 pm.

For all other enquiries, please contact Terri Johnstone at +64272482733 or via the above email.