Employment Opportunities 

Thank you for your interest in positions available at Catholic Cathedral College.   We have a great team working here.   You can download information and the application package for the position(s) listed in Current Staff Vacancies below.   If you have any questions regarding vacancies, please e-mail admin@cathcollege.school.nz

Our Code of Ethics and Special Character School expectations are an integral part of who we are at Catholic Cathedral College;  you can read more about them here.

Current Staff Vacancies


Principal's Personal Assistant and School Administrator (full-time, mainly term-time)

We are seeking an experienced Personal Assistant, preferably with experience in the education sector, who will be responsible for providing organisational and secretarial support to our Principal. Key tasks include, but are not limited to, managing e-mails, appointments, staff and external communications, promotion of the College, student enrolments, administration and awards, and providing Board support. The successful candidate will be pivotal to an effective administration team, working closely with the Principal, Board and College staff, as well as external organisations.

The position is 40 hours per week during term-time, with an additional five weeks of school holiday work;  all hours are worked on site.  Remuneration is based on the Support Staff in Schools’ Collective Agreement 2022 - 2024, Administration Grade 4, dependent upon skills, experience and qualifications.

The person appointed to this position will:

  • have a high degree of personal discretion and confidentiality
  • demonstrate a positive and professional approach in all that they say and do
  • be a quietly confident relationship builder
  • be organised, flexible and efficient
  • be able to self-manage within a busy environment
  • be unflappable and able to retain a keen sense of humour
  • have a focus on service in relation to working with staff and other stakeholders
  • be punctual, working the hours and times specified, and complying with all employment obligations
  • embrace and support the special Catholic character of the College

Applicants must have the legal right to work in Aotearoa New Zealand, and police vetting will be undertaken for the successful applicant.

On this website Vacancies page, view the letter of introduction and job description below, and download the application for appointment: declaration form.

To apply: e-mail your complete application (including cover letter and CV) to recruitment@cathcollege.school.nz

Please note: Do not apply via the Seek application process, as such applications will not be reviewed.

For any further details: e-mail recruitment@cathcollege.school.nz 

Applications close on Monday 27 May 2024 at 12pm

Relief Teachers

We are looking for qualified teachers to join our pool of day-to-day relief teachers to start immediately, all subjects.

Previous experience working in a Special Character school or kura is an advantage but not a prerequisite.

Must be available at short notice and readily able to be contacted by phone.

If you are interested in relieving at our culturally vibrant school, please email a brief CV and completed Application for Appointment: Declaration Form (download from below) to: recruitment@cathcollege.school.nz