Waikato Diocesan School for Girls seeks dynamic individuals to join our staffing team. We'd love to hear from you if you are interested in one of our job vacancies.

Founded in 1909, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school for girls in Years 9-13, with a roll of approximately 670 students. The school is committed to personal excellence and strongly emphasises pastoral care. It has a record of outstanding academic success and high achievement in sports and the arts.

Staff at Dio must be supportive of the school's Anglican special character and willing to support the extensive co-curricular programme actively. We are a Google school with a compulsory BYOD programme.

Our school vision is:

To prepare confident, resourceful and resilient young women to make a positive difference in their world.

Supporting this shared vision, we have high expectations where every staff member has a vital part to play in ensuring that the needs of our girls are fully met and they are supported to achieve their personal best.
 
Underpinning all that we do at Dio is the Anglican faith. One of the ways that we support this is through our understanding and putting into action our CREDIT Dio values of Courage, Respect, Empathy, Diligence, Integrity, and Tolerance:

Kia mātātoa - to be courageous
Kia ngākau aroha - to show empathy
Kia ngākau pono - to have integrity
Kia ngākau mahaki - to show tolerance
Kia ngākau whakaute - to uphold respect
Kia pukumahi - to demonstrate diligence

Over the five years our girls spend with us, we explore our themes through the context of these values, which underpin everything we do. 
 
Why work at Dio?

  • Over 110 years of ‘Making the Dio Difference.’

  • regular chapel services

  • stable roll, strong leadership, and excellent reputation

  • strong pastoral care focus

  • professional development opportunities

  • caring and supportive community

  • onsite cafe to purchase delicious cooked lunches

  • access to school facilities – netball courts, hockey turf, fitness centre

  • free onsite parking

Current Vacancies

Teaching Staff Vacancies

To apply for a teaching staff role, please download and complete the application form and return it with your CV and cover letter to the People and Culture Manager hr@wdsg.school.nz

Non-Teaching Staff Vacancies

To apply for a non-teaching staff role, please download and complete the application form and return it with your CV and cover letter to the People and Culture Manager: hr@wdsg.school.nz

Teaching Positions

Teacher of Science

This is a permanent, full-time role starting in Term 1, 2024.

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school located in Hamilton, with approximately 670 students. The school is committed to personal excellence, with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement.

We have a vacancy for a full-time Permanent Science teacher, starting in Term 1, 2024. Please state senior science subject speciality.

The successful applicant will be a professional, capable and caring teacher who is supportive of the school’s special character.

To apply, please send your completed Application Form, as well as your CV and cover letter, to the People and Culture Manager, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls at hr@wdsg.school.nz

Applications close at 3.00 pm on Friday 13 October 2023.

Teacher of Mathematics

This is a permanent, full-time role, starting term 1, 2024

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school located in Hamilton, with approximately 670 students. The school is committed to personal excellence, with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement.

We have a vacancy for a permanent, full-time Teacher of Mathematics with the ability to teach to Level 3 an advantage. The position will commence in Term 1, 2024. Please state all supporting subjects.

The successful applicant will be a professional, capable and caring teacher who is supportive of the school’s special character.

To apply, please send your completed Application Form, as well as your CV and cover letter to the People and Culture Manager, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls at hr@wdsg.school.nz

Applications close at 3.00 pm on Friday 13 October 2023

Teacher of Science (fixed-term)

This is a one-year fixed-term, part-time of full-time position starting in Term 1, 2024 to cover extended leave.

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school located in Hamilton, with approximately 670 students. The school is committed to personal excellence, with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement.

We have a vacancy for a  one-year fixed-term, part-time or full-time Science teacher starting in Term 1, 2024, to cover extended leave. Please state senior science speciality in your application.

The successful applicant will be a professional, capable and caring teacher who is supportive of the school’s special character.

To apply, please send your completed Application Form, as well as your CV and cover letter to the People and Culture Manager, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls at hr@wdsg.school.nz

Applications close at 3:30 pm on Friday 13 October 2023.

Teacher of Business Studies and/or Accounting with Junior Social Studies

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school located in Hamilton, with approximately 670 students. The school is committed to personal excellence, with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement.

We have a vacancy for a permanent, full time Teacher of Business and/or Accounting with Junior Social Studies starting in Term 1, 2024. You will have a passion for and high level of ability to teach Business and/or Accounting to NCEA Level 3.

The successful applicant will be a professional, capable and caring teacher who is supportive of the school’s special character.

To apply, please send your completed Application Form, as well as your CV and cover letter to the People and Culture Manager, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls, hr@wdsg.school.nz

Applications close at 2.00pm, Tuesday 10 October 2023

Non-Teaching Positions

Assistant House Parent

Permanent Part Time

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school with approximately 670 students. The school is committed to personal excellence with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement.

Reporting to the Director of Boarding, we are looking for an energetic and caring Assistant House Parent to work in the friendly family environment of our Boarding establishment.

Nurturing our girls and helping them to reach their full potential is the key focus of this role. The Assistant House Parent is also required to support staff and students and facilitate day-to-day activities in the Boarding House, ensuring the boarding experience is positive and fulfilling for students and their families.

The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills with the ability to foster positive, harmonious relationships with staff, girls and families. Previous experience in a school or boarding facility would be highly desirable.

This is a permanent full-time role and is term-time only. It is approximately 35 hours per week and could include rostered overnight shifts and weekends. On-site accommodation may be provided with this position if required.

You must be eligible to work in NZ and satisfactorily pass a NZ Police vetting.

Please email the completed application form, CV and cover letter to hr@wdsg.school.nz

Applications close midday on Monday, 2 October 2023, at 2.00 pm.

Contact Human Resources

People and Culture Manager

Email: hr@wdsg.school.nz
Phone: 07 981 5585 or 07 981 5587 

Post: People and Culture Manager
Waikato Diocesan School for Girls
Private Bag 3051, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand