Job Vacancies

We welcome enquiries from teaching and administration staff seeking a position at Thames High School. As positions become available, they will be listed below with the position and requirements.

See below for our current vacancies.

Short-listed applicants will be required to undergo a Police Vet once every three years. Applicants for this position must have NZ Residency or a valid NZ Work Visa and a clean driver’s licence is required.

Under the Public Health Order 2021 (including all subsequent Amendments), you will be required to have had both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine by 1 January 2022.  You must be able to produce legitimate confirmation of your vaccination status.

For all applications, please submit a cover letter, CV and application form (please download a copy for completion below) and submit by the closing date to Tracey Reed, PA to the Principal email: traceyreed@thameshigh.school.nz

Current Vacancies

Student Support Officer
(Kaimahi Tautoku)

We seek an enthusiastic team member to join our busy collaborative pastoral care team. Our Student Support Officer is the main student contact point for accessing support services and managing enrolments. A current first aid certificate is required (training provided).  Monday
to Friday, 32.5 hours per week, 8.30 am to 3.30 pm term time only.

At Thames High School, our priority is to ensure equity and excellence for all, and we have a strong commitment to cultural responsiveness and Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Experience in a secondary school or similar youth-oriented setting is an advantage. The successful applicant will like working with young people and building trusting relationships with both students and staff to support student wellbeing.

Applications close: Wednesday 19 January 2022 – 4.00 pm

Enquiries about the position and applications (letter, CV, application form) to:
Tracey Reed, Principal’s PA traceyreed@thameshigh.school.nz

Click links for:
Role description Student Support Officer
NonTeaching application form

How to apply

Please state which position you are applying for. Please send your cover letter, CV, and application form and/or direct any enquiries to:

Part-time Receptionist

We seek an enthusiastic team member to join our busy collaborative administration team. Our Receptionist is the main contact point for all whānau and the community visiting our kura.  Hours are Friday, 6.5 hours per week, 8.30 am to 3.30 pm term time only.
(The Part-time Receptionist and Vocational Assistant, refer below, could suit one person (total 18.5 hours per week).

At Thames High School, our priority is to ensure equity and excellence for all, and we have a strong commitment to cultural responsiveness and Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Applications close: Friday 21 January 2022 – 4.00 pm

Enquiries about the position and applications (letter, CV, application form) to:
Tracey Reed, Principal’s PA traceyreed@thameshigh.school.nz

Click links for:
Role description Receptionist part-time
NonTeaching application form

Vocational Assistant

We seek an enthusiastic team member to join our busy collaborative Careers department providing assistance to the Careers advisor/Gateway coordinator.  Hours are 12 hours per week, 8.30 am to 3.00 pm term time only.
(The Vocational Assistant and Part-time Receptionist, refer above, could suit one person (total 18.5 hours per week).

At Thames High School, our priority is to ensure equity and excellence for all, and we have a strong commitment to cultural responsiveness and Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Applications close: Friday 21 January 2022 – 4.00 pm

Enquiries about the position and applications (letter, CV, application form) to:
Tracey Reed, Principal’s PA traceyreed@thameshigh.school.nz

Click links for:
Role description Vocational Assistant
NonTeaching application form