Bethlehem College Bay of Plenty

Head librarian - Y0–13

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

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 1:20 PM 28 September 2021
Closes 9am 12 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPzd

Bethlehem College is a non-denominational, co-educational Christian College (Y1–13). Staff enjoy excellent modern resources and fine facilities.  The College's emphasis is on applying biblical principles to all aspects of school curriculum and life.  An undertaking to commit to the College's special character is a condition of all appointments.

We are seeking a teacher with a passion for reading and literacy, or a suitably qualified librarian, to lead our college library and resource centre. This permanent position is based at our Tauranga campus and also has responsibility for overseeing the small library at our BC Chapman, Rotorua campus. Please see the position description for further information. Applicants must be conversant with the NZ Curriculum, NCEA and be committed to supporting the teaching staff to achieve excellent results and outcomes for students.

This position will require teaching of research skills to class groups. This will include accessing content on the library data base, understanding the Dewey system, and sourcing appropriate hard copies of books. There will also be teaching about internet search engines and the identification of accurate sources and understanding ‘fake news’.

This position is Monday-Friday, 7.30am–4pm, 40 hours per week, 41 weeks of the year (term time plus one week during school holidays). Remuneration will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Position commences: Term 4, 2021 (negotiable).

For more information and to apply please visit our website. Please note it is required to complete our online application form, which you will find at the following link:


How to apply

Please send your direct enquiries to:

Karen Miller, Principal's PA
(07) 579 1800

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPzd

Listed 1:20 PM 28 September 2021
Closes 9am 12 October 2021

Bethlehem College NZ

School details

Bethlehem College

Type: Composite
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1885

School number: 77
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Physical address:
24 Elder Lane, Bethlehem, Tauranga

Postal Address:
Private Bag 12003, Tauranga Mail Centre, Tauranga, 3143