Richmond View School | Blenheim

Full Time, Permanent 

Richmond View School is a State Integrated School of Special Character with a current role of 345, serving students from year 0 - 13, in Blenheim, Marlborough.

We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a principal who is passionate about combining their own strong Christian faith with educational leadership.  We are seeking a principal who will diligently and prayerfully work with all to champion our school, continuing to lead a Christian school that aids in spiritual, educational and leadership growth.  This is a U5 role. 

The vision statement of our school is Educating for Eternity because we realise learning doesn’t ever stop.

We are looking for a principal with:

  • Strong Christian Character.

  • Ability to lead the charge in the discipleship of the school community/whanau.

  • Strong personal commitment to protect and enhance the Special Character of our school.

  • Strong people skills, with a talent for effective connection and communication with the school, community and whanau.

  • Effective communication skills that display care, understanding, integrity and leadership.

  • Leadership style that is both visible and approachable.

  • Commitment to fostering the ongoing growth and development of our staff and students enabling them to reach their full potential.

  • Desire to continue creating a lasting legacy and vibrant influence in our community/whanau.

  • Firm and fair approach that understands heart and humour.

This is a wonderful opportunity for a principal to consolidate and build on our school’s strengths, while continuing our culture of teaching and learning success.

You will be supported by dedicated Christian teachers, staff, Board, Proprietors, amazing facilities and the opportunity to grow Christian education in Marlborough.

We invite applicants to visit our website -
An application pack can be found at

Position commences:  Term 1, 2025 with a transition period towards the end of Term 4, 2024 to be negotiated.
Applications close:  5pm,  Wednesday 31st July 2024