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

Te Hononga – Kaihoe

Check & Connect – Mentor

Te Kāhui Ako o te Kauaeranga – Thames Community of Learning is seeking a qualified professional who can work alongside taiohi/youth to support engagement in learning programmes and successful pathways for their future.

This position is full-time, with flexible hours required throughout the school term and school holiday time. The expected hours of work will be approximately 40 hours per week, with some flexibility during holiday breaks.

This role is accountable to the Thames Kāhui Ako and as such will work across schools to support taiohi. The selected mentor will work with taiohi from Years 8-11 for two years to support them to be successful with their learning, support hauora, and work alongside whānau. The Mentor will work with up to 15 taiohi with weekly connection times, support and guidance, and the creation of initiatives that will support successful outcomes.

This role is fixed-term for 2 years from the employment date, with the potential for this to be extended in the future. Please do read the full Job Description for details about this role and use the application provided to apply.

Applications close on 27 May (5 pm)

For more information, please contact – Jordan Palfrey (Te Kāhui Ako o te Kauaeranga Leader) 07 868 8117

Click links for:
Check and Connect manual Te Hononga
Check & Connect Job description
Check & Connect Application form