Current Job Vacancies

Two Fixed Term Teaching positions available for 2019. 

Full time, Fixed term, Start Date: 27 January 2019.  End Date: 26 January 2019 (Board funded and roll uncertainty)

Primary and Intermediate (Years 1-8) / kura tuatahi, Certified Teacher.

English, Health and Physical Education, Learning languages, Mathematics and Statistics, Science, Social Sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The Arts.

Suitable for beginning teachers.

We require two teachers to work in a classroom setting, one in a shared classroom.  You will need to be a team player, focused on student achievement and well being, with a sense of humour.  We can offer high levels of support and a well resourced, friendly school setting.

2018 JOB DESCRIPTION CLASSROOM Teachers (draft sample) 


Technology Teacher

Technology Teacher – one full time and one part time position available

Secondary (Years 7 – 15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

Fully registered teacher with experience in multi materials required.  Strengths in digital technologies and electronics an advantage.  You must be willing to work as part of a team and embrace our culturally responsive practices.  Our team works and plans collaboratively, with innovative programme delivery.

2018 Job description classroom teacher  (draft sample)


How to apply

Please see below for job application requirements and send your application to:

Phil Tappenden, Principal

Kirkwood Intermediate School 033487718


 Job Application Pack requirements as follows:

  1. Covering letter detailing your reasons for applying for this position;
  2. Completed Job Application;
  3. Curriculum Vitae;
  4. Contact details for two professional referees.

If you would like any further information regarding the application pack, please contact the office on (03) 348 7718 or email