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.

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:

Current Vacancies

Tumuaki Tuarua / Deputy Principal
Full time, Permanent
5MU + 1SMA

We are seeking an educational leader with a strong understanding of pedagogical, curriculum, and pastoral care practices that enhance student wellbeing for success.  This is a great opportunity for whole-school leadership, to strengthen your capacity to lead meaningful improvement through collaborative practice.

The successful applicant will have proven skills in curriculum development, pastoral care, and culturally responsive teaching and leadership.  A passionate person with excellent leadership, organisational, and interpersonal skills with a sense of humour.  A leader with vision, energy, an unrelenting focus on student achievement, and the ability to support the strategic and professional leadership of the 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.

Closing date: Monday 5 September (4.00 pm)

Please send your cover letter, CV and Leadership Teaching application form, and direct enquiries to:
Tracey Reed, Principal’s PA

Click links for:
Person Specification – Deputy Principal