Working at King's

At King’s College, we are committed to bringing together qualified, curious, and passionate staff who are dedicated in their support of the College's the values, aims, Christian ethos, and special character. We strive to ensure we are “providing the best all-round education it is possible to attain” for our students.  

A leader in independent school education in New Zealand

We’re proud of who we are; a leader in independent school education in New Zealand.

We promote excellence in Art, Culture and Sport, and our teachers work with talented students who can choose to sit NCEA and CIE Examinations, or a combination of both, as well as Scholarship examinations.

We are future-focused

We are a College with tradition as our backbone, but we are also leading the way in creating a 21st century learning and teaching experience for both students and staff.

We provide quality resources to ensure our staff are benefiting from the very best in 21st century technology and resources to support the novel and creative teaching and learning practices that our staff bring to their role at King’s.

We ensure our staff are developed to be the best they can be, that their experiences at King’s will enable them to build strong, future-proof careers in teaching and education in general. 

A strong pastoral care model

We have a strong and innovative model of pastoral care for our students, with each House providing a sense of belonging and inclusion within our College, be it for boarders or day students. At the physical and spiritual heart of it all, is our Chapel.

We are proud to be the educational home of students who go on to graduate with the greatest potential to be successful in life and our College community have a huge part to play in enabling this.

Every day is different at King’s

Flexibility, creativity, initiative, a collaborative style of leadership, and an interest in variety, will see staff succeed at King’s.

We interact with our students across a multitude of areas and platforms to ensure they are truly getting the best in all-round education, and we’d like to bring our staff on that journey too, whether it’s on the sports field, in the traditional classroom, or providing one-on-one mentoring in our boarding environment.

We have a strong, new, learning and teaching philosophy, and we know exactly where we’re going.  

We’d like to take our staff with us as we create the very best in a new world of learning and teaching opportunities.

If this sounds like a journey you would like to be part of, please apply here

Working at King's

  1. Current vacancies

    King’s is currently recruiting. If you have what it takes to be an integral member of our team, apply now.

  2. Message from our Headmaster

    Welcome to King’s College, a real home of outstanding educational opportunities for the young men and women who enter our gates.

  3. Our values

    A teacher at King’s will embody a specific set of values, and thrive in an environment which supports these very values.

  4. Benefits of working at King's

    At King's, we look after our people. Find out more here.

  5. Professional development opportunities

    As well as working to ensure our students become the best they can be, we believe in ensuring our people are supported to be the best they can be too.