Vacancies

Teacher of Sport in Education

Fixed Term, Part Time (0.65 FTTE)


Applications are invited for the part time, fixed term position of Teacher of Sport in Education. Position commences 26 January 2021 and ends 16 December 2021.

Whakatane High School welcomes applications from committed teachers conversant with the New Zealand curriculum. Successful applicants will need to actively participate in bi-cultural New Zealand and be highly relational in their practices. Commitment to the full extra-curricular program is essential.

Applications close Monday, 2 November, 2020.

Please send a covering letter, CV and the completed application form to the Principal’s PA, Mrs Anne Nillesen on admin@whakatanehigh.school.nz.

Application form

Head of Department Teen Parent Unit

Full time, Permanent

We seek an experienced classroom practitioner for our Teen Parent Unit. The applicant should have an understanding of the educational needs of teen parents and be prepared to support them to engage in education and achieve NCEA qualifications. Experience of an holistic approach to individual needs is desirable, as is the ability to work effectively with other community and government agencies.

Position commences Term 1, 2021.

Applications close Friday, 13 November, 2020.

Please send a covering letter, CV and the completed application form to the Principal’s PA, Mrs Anne Nillesen on admin@whakatanehigh.school.nz.

Application form

English Teacher

Full time, Fixed Term

26 January 2021-25 January 2022 (Maternity Leave)


Our school seeks a motivated and enthusiastic teacher of English.

The successful applicant will join a supportive and experienced department and will need to be a committed New Zealand registered teacher, conversant with the New Zealand Curriculum. They will be a reflective and responsive practitioner who is highly relational.

The school is future-focused and the successful applicant will engage in our conversations around the design of our curriculum. They will commit and contribute to the full extra-curricular programme.

Applications close Friday, 13 November, 2020.

Please send a covering letter, CV and the completed application form to the Principal’s PA, Mrs Anne Nillesen on admin@whakatanehigh.school.nz.

Application form

Head of Department Teen Parent Unit

Full time, Permanent


We seek an experienced classroom practitioner for our Teen Parent Unit. The applicant should have an understanding of the educational needs of teen parents and be prepared to support them to engage in education and achieve NCEA qualifications. Experience of an holistic approach to individual needs is desirable, as is the ability to work effectively with other community and government agencies.

Position commences Term 1, 2021.

Applications close Friday, 13 November, 2020.

Please send a covering letter, CV and the completed application form to the Principal’s PA, Mrs Anne Nillesen on admin@whakatanehigh.school.nz.

Application form

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