Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is on the lookout for dynamic individuals to join our staffing team. If you are interested in one of our job vacancies we’d love to hear from you.

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 680 students. The school is committed to personal excellence with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. It has a record of outstanding academic success as well as high achievement in sports and the arts.

Staff at Dio must be supportive of the school's Anglican special character and willing to actively support the extensive co-curricular programme. 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 member of staff 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 of our Dio values of Courage, Empathy, Integrity, Tolerance, Respect and Diligence:
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 that our girls spend with us, we explore our themes through the context of these values, which underpin everything that 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
Teaching Staff Application Form

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

Non-Teaching Staff Vacancies
Non-Teaching Staff Application Form

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

Teaching Positions

Non-Teaching Positions

Canteen Assistant


We are looking for someone to work from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, Monday to Friday; we can also be flexible with days if we have a couple of people to fill the shifts.

You would be required to assist in the school canteen for morning tea and lunch, working alongside one of our full-time team members.

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

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

Applications close on 31st May 2023.

Experienced Barista Required


We are looking for a reliable, energetic, experienced barista capable of providing exceptional customer service and producing an EXCELLENT cup of coffee at SPEED.

You must have the following attributes:

* 2 years experience in a fast-paced barista setting.

* Be able to provide references to back up your experience.

* Friendly and outgoing personality

* Ambition & commitment to the role

* Can work well under pressure

The Barista works out of our funky food trailer; we use “FLIGHT” coffee roasters from Auckland who have a strong focus on organic-style coffee.

This is a Monday-Friday role with daytime shifts. Approx. 30 hours per week between 7am and 2pm. You will be working as part of a team that LOVES all things hospitality.

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

Contact Human Resources

People and Culture Manager

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