Rolleston College Canterbury

Teacher of chemistry, earth space science and/or physics

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


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:53 pm 16 April 2021
Closes 12pm 30 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJyb

We are currently seeking applications for a highly motivated teacher of chemistry, earth space science and/or physics. Applicants will need to be NZ registered, have a learner-centred focus and be excited about working in a collaborative, flexible and responsive learning environment. Please state all supporting subjects on your application. 

Developing self, building communities and transforming futures through the Rolleston Spirit, is at the heart of everything we do at our college. As a teacher you will be passionate about both academic and personal success, be able to cultivate a learning community and have a desire to provide a genuine learner-centred education. 

At Rolleston College, we work to provide contextual learning opportunities that provide our learners with choice and agency, while still gaining the necessary skills, knowledge and qualifications. We believe in the concept of AKO and that we are all learners. Collaborative practice is fundamental to our curriculum and philosophy as educators.   

As a restorative practice school we believe strongly in building and enhancing positive professional relationships with our learners. All teachers are expected to be involved in our whānau system and are active in providing mentoring and academic counselling to students in a warm and demanding way.

Start date will be 14 June, 2021. 


How to apply

If this role sounds like you, please apply by completing and emailing a completed Rolleston College Application for Employment Form, with your current CV and covering letter outlining supporting subjects. Direct enquiries to:

Rachel Skelton, Principal
(03) 595 2490

Employment Application Form
Rolleston College Employment Application v17

Vacancy reference #:1HAJyb

Listed 2:53 pm 16 April 2021
Closes 12pm 30 April 2021

School details

Rolleston College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 953

School number: 654
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Physical address:
631 Springston Rolleston Road, Rolleston

Postal Address:
P O Box 86045, Rolleston West, Rolleston, 7658