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










 Assistant Head of English / Teacher
(Full time, Permanent)
1MU + 1MMA

Ability to teach English to level 3 NCEA or Scholarship an advantage.

We are seeking an inspiring, collaborative student-focused teacher with an awareness of the current educational practice.  A professional who fosters positive relationships developing young people, and looking to strengthen curriculum leadership.

Our school is situated on the beautiful Coromandel Peninsula in a friendly semi-rural and coastal environment with approximately 450 Y9-13 students. This area abounds in tramping, boating, camping and many other outdoor activities.  The school’s priority is to ensure equity and excellence for all and a strong commitment to cultural responsivity.

We have a very supportive staff and working environment.  Co-curricular involvement expected.

Applications close Friday 25 June – 4.00 pm.

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Role description Assistant Head of Department / Teacher
Teaching position application form

Please send your cover letter, CV and application form and/or direct enquiries to:

Tracey Reed, Principal’s PA

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: