2021 vacancies

We invite suitably experienced and qualified teachers to apply for the following vacancies.


See our vacancies in the Education Gazette; both close 27 October.
both positions begin with Teacher Only days from 27 January 2021

Information for Applicants

Ridgway School has a highly engaged, supportive community and our students come to school ready to learn. Our teachers work collaboratively to ensure that our students achieve success across all aspects of school life and develop the skills they need to be confident, connected, actively involved, lifelong learners.

The teacher's we seek are
  • learners,
  • energetic, enthusiastic and can make learning fun
  • flexible, creative and solutions focused
  • able to work collaboratively with students, other teachers and the wider community
  • capable of personalising learning and supporting children to be agentic learners
  • competent in using digital technologies
  • NZ registered

Important Detail for Applicants

Applications must be made on either the NE - Y1 application form or Y2/3 application form. (If you want to apply for both positions, please complete both application forms.)
After submitting the application form, email your CV and a letter outlining your suitability for the position to office@ridgway.school.nz, state which job you are applying for in the subject line.
Your CV should outline your relevant experience, qualifications, recent professional training as well as your personal interests and attributes.

These links give more information:

Job description

Person specification - new entrant teacher

Person specification - Year 2 - 3

Ways of Working

Timelines for appointment


The following should be emailed to office@ridgway.school.nz

  • a CV stating your qualifications and relevant experience
  • a cover letter stating your suitability for the position


The following times are available for 30min visits to the school:

Tuesday 13 Oct - 3.45pm
Wednesday 14 Oct - 3.45pm
Friday 16 Oct - 10am
Or the following week
Tuesday 20 Oct
Friday 23 Oct
email office@ridgway.school.nz to book in for any of these times.
Please Note: -
Only applications received via email will be acknowledged and only those applicants who are shortlisted will be notified when the position is filled.



Relievers -

If you are interested in relieving at Ridgway, please email your C.V. to the Deputy Principal.

sarah@ridgway.school.nz






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