Tauriko School - Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow


Job Vacancies

Current Job Vacancies 

Fixed-Term Year 5 & 6 Teacher

Teachers in our school are high quality, reflective practitioners; have high expectations of themselves and the children they teach, are all involved in extra-curricula activities and enjoy coming to work each day.

If you would like to be part of a dynamic school which offers outstanding professional growth, has amazing students, a highly supportive community,  and a warm, inclusive family culture… this job is just for you! 

Year 5 & 6 Teacher

We are looking for a vibrant, engaged, experienced teacher to join our school team who will work with a growth mind-set, have a passion for teaching and learning and a commitment to their own professional growth. A sound knowledge of all learning areas of NZC, Assessment For Learning practice, accelerated learning strategies and strengths in PE/Sports and/or Music is required.

Of benefit are strengths in:


Read application information on this website and apply as stated below.




School Caretaker

Tauriko School, in sunny Tauranga, has a full time Caretaker position (40hrs per week) available with a negotiated start date possible.

The position requires the applicant to enjoy working in an environment with both children and adults, have an enthusiastic, can do attitude; the ability to work largely unsupervised, use initiative, a sunny disposition and to enjoy the opportunities this varied role brings.

Applicants should have proven experience in care and maintenance of grounds and buildings, site security, cleaning, attending to heating of plant and swimming pools.  Applicants should be open to opportunities for training to support their position.  Registration or qualification as a tradesperson would be of benefit.



All applicants will meet the requirements of the Vulnerable Children’s Act, 2014 as outlined in the application pack.

Application packs for positions are available on the school’s website www.tauriko.school.nz 

Applications should be in writing with CV and cover letter stating experience, strengths and interests to:

The Principal - Tauriko School, 768 State Highway29, RD 1 Tauriko, Tauranga 3171 or by email office@tauriko.school.nz 


For all positions please view the application documents available.

School visits to view the school site are very welcome.