Burnside High School Canterbury

Science teacher

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


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 8:47 AM 10 December 2021
Closes 9am 24 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HARyA

This is an exciting opportunity to teach at one of New Zealand's leading coeducational schools.

Waimairi-iri Burnside High School is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated teacher who is focused on student engagement and achievement. A willingness to make a contribution to the rich co-curricular life of the school is essential. 

We provide new teaching staff with an effective induction into our community, value and support all teachers through our staff wellbeing programme, and offer pathways and leadership opportunities.

We are seeking an assistant teacher of science, state specialist subject, for 7.5 hours per week. This fixed-term, part-time position is for the 2022 school year commencing on Monday 31 January.

How to apply

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

Phil Holstein, Principal
(03) 358 8383

Download our application form
Teacher Application Science Teacher 1HARyA

Download the generic position description
Generic Position Description v22

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARyA

Listed 8:47 AM 10 December 2021
Closes 9am 24 January 2022

Burnside High School NZ

School details

Burnside High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 2419

School number: 319
ERO school report
View more on Education Counts

Physical address:
151 Greers Road, Burnside, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 29677, Burnside, Christchurch, 8540.0