Staff vacancies


Hutt Valley High School welcomes applications from high quality education professionals. We are an equal employment opportunities employer.

Hutt Valley High School has a substantial reflective practice culture and is a restorative practices school.  It’s academic, sporting and cultural strength pitches strongly at national level, and staff are encouraged to contribute both inside and outside the classroom.

Teaching Staff

There are currently no teaching staff vacancies.

Support Staff      

Science Technician

We are looking for a Science Technician to work closely with our Science teachers to ensure the smooth running of our science labs by providing preparation support for teachers. You will also be responsible for maintaining inventory and ensuring equipment and chemicals are maintained and stored appropriately.

Our ideal candidate has experience in a science support role, a relevant qualification and a good understanding of working in a school environment or with young people. 

Working Hours: This is a part-time, permanent, term time only position for 10 hours per week. Ideally one of the days will be a Thursday, but we can be flexible with days. 

To apply for this exciting opportunity, visit our website for the job description and application form. Please submit your application, which should include the completed application form, your CV, and a compelling covering letter, to Applications must be received by Friday, 25th August at 4.00pm

Job Description

Application Form

Information for Teachers Employed from Overseas

Immigration - New Zealand or Australian citizens or permanent residents seeking positions in New Zealand do not require work or resident permits.  All other immigrant teachers require permits.

Overseas Qualifications - All overseas trained teachers require a New Zealand Qualifications Authority assessment for salary purposes.  The website for further information and the guide and application form is NZQA – International Qualifications Teacher Registration

After you have received your NZQA assessment you can apply to the Teachers’ Council to process your application for registration.  Refer Education Council.

For information on salaries and contracts in the Secondary Teachers Agreement please follow this link to the Ministry of Education site.

Hutt Valley High School is a New Zealand Immigration Accredited Employer. Overseas applicants please apply directly.