Cambridge High School Waikato

Assistant curriculum leader science

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


Listed 4:36 PM 25 March 2020
Closes 4.00pm 15 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6sc

We are a co-educational school with a roll of approximately 1,700 students and established in 1883, in the heart of the Waikato region and have recently become a focus for elite sport and cycling, triathlon, kayaking and rowing establishing their New Zealand bases here. 

Our school serves the interests of the community incredibly well, meeting the academic, trades, cultural and sporting needs of a range of students. Places are highly sought after with families choosing to move into town to gain access to the school.

We are seeking an experienced assistant curriculum leader in science who is committed to academic excellence in teaching biology at all levels from Y9–13, including Scholarship biology. Position to starts early in term 2.

We are actively seeking innovative practitioners who have student voice and choice firmly at the heart of their practice and who are committed to ensuring a friendly and supportive environment for learning. Applicants must be passionate about improving student engagement and achievement.

The ideal candidate will be willing to commit to co-curricular and extracurricular activities. They will be confident using Education Perfect, Microsoft Office 365 suite, in particular Microsoft TEAMS, and have proven ability to deliver engaging and innovative learning activities using these platforms.

As our school is going through a period of growth and it is preferable that the successful candidate can teach another discipline, providing us with a range of options during this growth period. Please state your other subject(s) on application.

Please note: due to the National Covid 19 lock down, all queries will be via email only. 

How to apply

To apply, download and complete the application form on our website and submit with a covering letter, CV and evidence of teacher registration to:

Greg Thornton
(07) 827 5415

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6sc

Listed 4:36 PM 25 March 2020
Closes 4.00pm 15 April 2020

Cambridge High School NZ

School details

Cambridge High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1634

School number: 142
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Physical address:
25 Swayne Road, Cambridge

Postal Address:
Private Bag 882, Cambridge, 3450