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Director of Education for Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast

NZ Ministry of Education
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Nelson - Marlborough
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Director of Education for

Nelson, Marlborough & West Coast


Now is an exciting time at the Ministry of Education. We are working alongside the profession and communities to help shape an education system that delivers the best outcomes for our children and young people.

We want to take a whole of system approach, from early learning through to tertiary; where we work in partnership with providers, parents, whānau and the community to raise achievement for all New Zealanders.  

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic leader who is committed to our approach, and has the expertise and drive to support our partners to achieve great results for our children and young people.

The Director of Education for Nelson, Marlborough & West Coast will be a persuasive and savvy leader who will provide a single face of the Ministry to the sector. They will back their community and mobilise the right programmes and resources to allow the region's children and young people to reach their full potential.

Your skills and experience as a senior leader, strong and effective communicator, ability to think nationally and act locally and to provide clarity in a complex environment will be crucial to your success.

This is a unique opportunity to make a difference to the future of New Zealand.

For a confidential enquiry or more information please contact Helen Hurst on 04 463 7682 or


Applications close Sunday 1 October 2017

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