Russel Primary School


Roll: 90   Years 1-8     3 year ERO report.


This lovely, very well-resourced school in the middle of the Bay of Islands’ township of Russell will be working during 2018 to find a successor to their current principal of sixteen years.
A school house will be available for the new principal should they wish it. 


The on-line details will be on two websites from 15 May 2018 - the Gazette on-line and the KEA website.

The application pack will be available from 15 May at

The essential form will be available from Alan Jermaine from 15 May at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To indicate a genuine interest simply ask to be put on the Register any time from now on by emailing Alan.
Other than asking to be on the Register, Alan would prefer not to engage with applicants until 15 May due to commitments. 

The on-site KEA associate will be Terry Hewetson [021] 271-9001. From 15 May Terry will be the “go to” person for information. 

The closing date will be 23 July with interviews on 25 August and the new principal will start Term 1, 2019. 

Applicants should also study the school’s website on  

The school has a history of fine ERO reports - the latest [Nov 2016] is on the ERO website.