Principal

Otago, Waitaki

Our Year 0-8 , Decile 9, 40-student primary school is situated in the heart of rural North Otago, 18 kilometres west of Oamaru. We have an exciting opportunity for an innovative, passionate, enthusiastic leader with excellent educator skills who has the ability to inspire our students and e?ectively communicate and engage with school families and the wider community. The successful candidate will: • Have the ability to e?ectively manage and motivate a team, lead from the front and be a great role model for our teachers and students alike • Ensure that our students are able to perform at their highest echelon, in a supportive and e?ective environment • Demonstrate exceptional organisation and communication skills • Have an open and engaging leadership style • Hold strong, innovative teaching skills, with a passion for continual improvement in student achievement levels, including priority learners • Have experience in e-learning, strengths in the innovative implementation of technology and a willingness to incorporate new learning strategies for our students • Embrace EOTC and community engagement, along with sporting and cultural opportunities for our students Position commences start of Term 2, 2018. Applications close 5pm, Friday 19th January 2018. Application pack available from B.O.T Chair, Blair Smith: blairsm@?veforks.school.nz • (027) 432-4154

Relax, it's Waitaki Wine Time

$600,000

Otago, Waitaki

Buyer enquiry over $600,000 (plus GST if any). An absolutely delightful setting in a highly desirable location is where you find this 1.7475 hectare property with views, sun, privacy plus full of character and an established vineyard. The Waitaki Valley boasts this unique home built of Oamaru stone and renovated tastefully throughout. Five double bedrooms, ensuites, a beautiful elevated vintage bath, separate office, laundry, three toilets plus an additional room attached to double garage which can double as tourism accommodation. Options are only bound by your imagination here - Alps 2 Ocean BnB, Airbnb or simply make your own boutique wine. The kitchen hub delivers with large benches, bi-folding windows to the entertainment courtyard plus is spacious and flows beyond the living space to decks and private landscaped lawn area. An entertainers delight for family and friends is the large courtyard with large stone slab table, open fire - highly functional all seasons including the divine night sky landscape in evenings. The property is embraced by bespoke river stone fences blending with the landscaped easy care grounds providing privacy, yet presenting elegance and a vintage style. This is a lock and leave property. The external sheds, good water supply, solid fencing and good soils provide scope for self sufficiency or become that destination place with the Alps 2 Ocean trail only minutes away plus you are in the Waitaki playground of water skiing, boating, fishing (salmon and trout), skiing or simply relaxing and enjoying your slice of kiwi paradise. Oamaru to the East is 56 kilometres away, Central Otago a two hour drive, Dunedin to the South two hours with Christchurch three hours North. This really is a lifestyle to suit everyone. Open Homes will feature throughout the deadline with appointment viewing also welcome. Here lies a change to really enjoy life. Come discover this property. Agency Reference : 553306

Dairy Farm Assistant

Otago, Waitaki

1100 cows, 60-bail rotary cowshed, pivot irrigation. Two-bedroom cottage, 5-on/2-off roster. Experience not essential but a good work ethic is! Start date negotiable. Random drug testing will be performed during the year. Please phone Steve: 027 541 6536

Quality Assurance Co-ordinator

Otago, Waitaki

We are seeking an experienced Health Professional to fill a Quality Assurance Coordinator 0.7 FTE position at Oamaru Hospital.The position requires a knowledge of health services and the ability to work within health and disability legislation in order to help the organisation provide the highest standards of care. The applicant will demonstrate the ability to analyse data and report accurately. Highly developed computer, interpersonal and project-management skills are required. This position would suit a person with a background in clinical practice and management skills. Oamaru Hospital is a modern rural facility with 24 Inpatient beds, 24-hour Emergency Department, Outpatients and a Primary Maternity Unit. There will be an orientation programme available to the successful candidate/s and opportunity to expand your learning. Applications close on the 14th of December 2017. For Job Description and Application Form, please apply to: Andrea Cairns, Administration Support Officer, Oamaru Hospital, Private Bag 50059, Oamaru. Phone (03) 433 0290 ext 9042 Email: andrea.cairns@southerndhb.govt.nz Completed applications to be sent to: Janice Clayton, Nurse Manager Oamaru Hospital, Private Bag 50059, Oamaru Phone (03) 433 0290 Email janice.clayton2@southerndhb.govt.nz