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

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

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

Experienced Barista / FOH Assistant Required


We are looking for a reliable, energetic, and experienced barista who can provide exceptional customer service and produce an EXCELLENT cup of coffee at SPEED.

You must have the following attributes:

* 2 years experience in a fast-paced barista setting

* Can step in and help the catering team

* Able to provide references to back up your experience

* Friendly and outgoing personality

* Ambition & commitment to the role

* Work well under pressure

The Barista works from the school’s PMC kitchen; we use “Coffee Supreme” coffee roasters from Wellington. During the holidays, you will help with catering events and anything else the catering team needs.

This is predominantly a Monday-Friday role with daytime shifts, approximately 30-35 hours per week between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m., 52 weeks of the year. You will be working as part of a team that loves all things hospitality.

You must be eligible to work in New Zealand and pass NZ Police vetting.

Please email your cover letter and C.V. to hr@wdsg.school.nz outlining your relevant experience for this role.

Applications close Thursday, 9 May 2024, 12 pm.

Contact us

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