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

we have three current vacancies available

1. Junior English Teacher, fixed-term for Terms 3 and 4 2023

We are seeking a Junior English Teacher to join our kura, in a  full-time, fixed-term position for the remainder of 2023.   The successful applicant will commence at the start of Term 3 2023, on 17 July 2023.

Click here for our letter of introduction and application form. Applications close on Friday 9 June 2023 at noon.  Applicants should have the legal right to work in Aotearoa New Zealand. If you require further information, please e-mail Deb Palmer, HR/Payroll Administrator on recruitment@cathcollege.school.nz

2. Principal's PA

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 Board support.   The successful candidate will work closely with the Principal, Board and College staff, as well as external organisations.

The position is 40 hours per week during term-time, with some flexibility around five weeks of school holiday work. 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

  • have a high level of professionalism and confidentiality

  • have a positive demeanour

  • be approachable, energetic, 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 a confident relationship builder

  • embrace and support the special Catholic character of the College.

Please refer to the letter of introduction and application form.   Only citizens, residents and those with the legal right to work in Aotearoa New Zealand should apply.

For any further details, e-mail Deb Palmer, HR/Payroll Administrator on recruitment@cathcollege.school.nz

Applications close at noon on 17 May 2023.

2. Teacher Aide:  part-time, fixed-term for 2023 school year

The successful candidate will support student learning and contribute positively to our school community.   Experience working with students with learning differences would be an advantage.   Fluency in Samoan is desirable, and the ability to provide clear and concise communications to students is required.

This is a fixed-term, part-time position for the 2023 school year, 15 hours per week excluding an unpaid lunch break, with work between the hours of 8 30 am and 3 pm, term time only.   Start date is immediate or by negotiation. 

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

Please click here for all position information. 

Applications close:  19 May 2023


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 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 contact Deputy Principal Danny Nicholls on