Chilton Saint James School Wellington

Chemistry teacher

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


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 3:06 PM 02 November 2021
Closes 16 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQui

We are a world class independent girls' day school from Y1–13 with a co-educational Preschool for girls and boys from the age of 2.  We are based in Lower Hutt and serve the wider Wellington region.

We seek to appoint an experienced and motivational chemistry teacher to join a dedicated science department. This role requires an inspirational and passionate teacher capable of teaching chemistry to a high standard. Our students are highly driven and motivated and the same will be expected of their teacher.

The successful candidate will:

  • Preferably have IGCSE and A Level chemistry experience or equivalent. Be able to teach junior science
  • Display competence and safety when conducting practical work in the laboratory
  • Complete and risk assess practical work prior to students conducting the work
  • Liaise with the laboratory technician to book practical work
  • Sufficiently challenge students to a high academic standard
  • Differentiate teaching to ensure all students make progress
  • Excite students and entice their curiosity for chemistry and science
  • Promote the relevance and importance of chemistry and regularly develop and review the vision and purpose of the subject.

Please send your application along with a covering letter and CV. 

For further information about our school please visit our website.

How to apply

Please send your application, CV and cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Dana Guisasola, Executive Support
(04) 566 4089

Download our application form
Application Form Chilton Saint James School v10

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQui

Listed 3:06 PM 02 November 2021
Closes 16 November 2021

Chilton Saint James School NZ

School details

Chilton Saint James School

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Female
Decile: 10
Roll: 319

School number: 263
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Physical address:
124 Waterloo Road, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
P O Box 30090, Lower Hutt, 5040