Burnside High School Canterbury

Science teacher

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


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:25 AM 18 February 2020
Closes 3pm 03 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5X6

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

We are 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 wellbeing programme, and offer pathways and leadership opportunities.

We are seeking an assistant teacher of science with the ability to teach physics an advantage (please state science specialism). This position is to commence at the start of term 2, Tuesday 28 April.

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, Principal
(03) 358 8383

Download our application form
Teacher Application Science 1HA5X6

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Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA5X6

Listed 9:25 AM 18 February 2020
Closes 3pm 03 March 2020

School details

Burnside High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 2455

School number: 319
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Physical address:
151 Greers Road, Burnside, Christchurch

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