Pursuant to section 78M of the Education Act 1989, I direct the Secretary for Education to appoint a limited statutory manager for the Waikohu College Board of Trustees because of the risks to the operation of the school and educational performance of the students at the school.
The following functions, powers and duties of the board are vested in a limited statutory manager:
- All functions, powers and duties of the board as an employer (whether statutory or otherwise).
The limited statutory manager must also advise the board on the following:
- Meeting the targets agreed between the Ministry of Education and Waikohu College Board of Trustees on
3 July 2008; and
- good governance practices.
Dated at Wellington this 15th day of December 2008.
HON ANNE TOLLEY, Minister of Education.