The Chairperson is the school’s leader in all community, public and non-professional situations. The Chairperson’s role is to oversee all Board activities and to act as spokesperson for the Board.
Supports the Chairperson and provides leadership to the board.
The Principal is the link between the Board of Trustees and the school. The Principal is the professional and administrative leader of the school, whose role is to lead and manage the school in a manner consistent with its charter, plans, and legal obligations.
Provide a safe environment to meet students’ needs.
Maintain, in consultation with Principal and Staff Property Person, the school buildings and facilitates in order to offer students a good learning environment.
Oversees the financial transactions of the School.
Governance and Legislation
Represent the staff at the monthly meetings of the Board.
Records the Minutes of the monthly meeting of Ruru Specialist School Board of Trustees
There is currently a vacancy for Board of Trustees Parent Representative in 2021,
please be in touch if you would like more information about the process of standing for election.
Nominations will close at Noon Friday 9 April 2021.
If we receive more nominations than there are places, then Voting Papers will be sent to eligible voters by Wednesday 14 April 2021.
Voting will close at Noon Wednesday 12 May 2021 with votes being counted on Tuesday 18 May 2021.