Cambridge High School, established in 1883, is a co-educational school with a roll of approximately 1600 students. Cambridge is in the heart of the Waikato region and has recently become a focus for elite sport with Cycling, Triathlon, Kayaking, Rowing having established their New Zealand bases here. Cambridge High School (CHS) serves the interests of the community incredibly well, meeting the academic, trades, cultural and sporting needs of a range of students. Places at CHS are highly sought after with families choosing to move into town to gain access to the school.


TECHNOLOGY TEACHER - specialising in Design Technology and/or Engineering

Full time - Permanent - starting 2020
Applications close: 15 September 5.00pm
We are pleased to announce a vacancy to join our collegial and well-resourced Technology department. We welcome applications from candidates who have experience in automotive engineering and/or Design and Visual Communications. The role is to commence on the 23 January 2020, the beginning of the New Zealand academic year.


Part time (0.7 FTTE)
Fixed term - starting 2020 or earlier, to 11 Dec 2020

We have a vacancy for a teacher of Mandarin to join our Languages Department. Mandarin is a fast growing language in Cambridge with a large quantity of students learning the language learning in our feeder schools. The ideal candidate for this role will be able to build upon this enthusiasm for the language and establish a senior programme of learning in order to provide students with a learning pathway in Mandarin.

The start date is 24 January 2020. However, if possible, we would be interested in beginning the employment during Term 4 2019.


When applying for an advertised teaching position here at Cambridge High School, please read, print and complete the 'Teacher Application Form' below and return complete with a covering letter, Curriculum Vitae and evidence of teacher registration to the Acting Principal.  If you have any queries regarding this position, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Greg Thornton, Principal
Private Bag 882, Cambridge
(07) 827 5415

Teacher Application Form

Cambridge High School

  • Address:25 Swayne Road, Cambridge 3434
    Private Bag 882, Cambridge 3450

  • Phone:+64 7 827 5415
  • Fax:+64 7 827 5598
  • Email:CHS1stcontact@camhigh.school.nz
  • Office Hrs:8.00am to 4.30pm

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