The South Australia New Zealand Principal Exchange is an opportunity for principals from primary, area and secondary state or state-integrated schools in New Zealand to work alongside a South Australian principal in their school for approximately 4 weeks and then return to their school to host the South Australian principal.
Relieving costs for the principals while they are away from their school or kura will be covered, as well as transport (flights/vehicle) and accommodation during the term of the job shadow.
New Zealand principals employed on a full time permanent basis in a primary, area or secondary state or state integrated school can apply. The application form covers the eligibility criteria in full.
4 February 2019: Applications open
1 April 2019: Applications close
1 May 2019: All applicants are notified of their outcome.
June 2019: Airfares and insurance organised.
22 July 2019: Begin Job Shadow in South Australian school
19 August 2019: Return to own school
2 September 2019: Host South Australian Principal in your school.
27 September 2019: Shadowing ends
Please note: The timing of the shadowing is flexible and can be adapted to suit the needs of both schools.
Please download and save the application form to the right hand of this page to your computer
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0800 165 225.
You can click here to view an article on the 2018 programme.
You can also watch the videos below to find out more about the experiences of the 2018 recipients.