Rathkeale College Wellington

Teacher of agricultural and horticultural science

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


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:55 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 18 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ0z

This position commences at the start of the 2022 school year.

This is an actual vacancy. 

An opportunity exists to join our Science faculty. The faculty is very collegial, collaborative, supportive, and forward thinking in its approach.

The successful applicant will help further develop our Land Lab, our college's 12Ha primary industries production, research and teaching facility.

Responsibilities and management units may be available to a person with suitable skills and experience.

Please state any other subjects you are willing to teach.

We are a boys’ secondary school for Y9–13 students and also operate a very successful co-ed Senior College in Y12–13 with girls from St Matthew’s Collegiate School. The college enjoys a reputation as one of the finest boys’ schools in New Zealand and provides students with the opportunity to develop into well-rounded young citizens. The school grounds cover 60 hectares and are located in the thriving Wairarapa, 5 minutes north of Masterton. Three boys' boarding houses are located on the grounds, catering for boarding students. 

A willingness to support the special character of the school and be involved in extracurricular activities will be required from the successful applicant. 

On-site accommodation and a role within our boarding houses may be available.

How to apply

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

Martin O'Grady, Principal
(06) 377 9032

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ0z

Listed 10:55 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 18 October 2021

School details

Rathkeale College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Male
Decile: 9
Roll: 338

School number: 245
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Physical address:
Willow Park Drive, Opaki, Masterton

Postal Address:
Willow Park Drive RD 11, Masterton, 5871