Burnside High School Canterbury

Science teacher

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 4:50 pm 13 August 2019
Closes 3pm 30 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9wnW

This is an exciting opportunity to teach at one of New Zealand's leading coeducational schools.

Our school is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated teacher who is focused on student engagement and achievement. A willingness to make a contribution to the rich co-curricular life of the school is essential.

We provide new teaching staff with an effective induction into our community, value and support all teachers through our staff well-being programme, and offer pathways and leadership opportunities.

We are seeking an assistant teacher of science for term 4, with the ability to teach senior biology and science an advantage. This position is for 11½ hours per week from Monday 14 October to Friday 8 November, then 7 hours per week from Monday 11 November to Friday 6 December (end of the 2019 school year). 

You will join a well-resourced science faculty where you will be valued for your expertise and passion.

How to apply

Please send your covering letter, CV and application form, and direct enquiries to:

Phil Holstein
Box 29-677, Christchurch 8440
(03) 358 8383

Download our application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9wnW

Listed 4:50 pm 13 August 2019
Closes 3pm 30 August 2019

School details

Burnside High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 2534

School number: 319
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Physical address:
Greers Road, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 29677, Fendalton, Christchurch, 8540