Working at WHS

Teaching Vacancies

If you are interested in applying for a teaching position at Whanganui High School please send your Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae with contact details of 3 referees (including their e-mail contact) to:

The Principal
Whanganui High School
P.O. Box 4022
Whanganui 4541


Relief Teaching Vacancies

If you are interested in applying for relief work please complete the application form below and bring it into our school office.

WHS Relief Teaching Application Form


If you require more details or have any queries in relation to vacancies please contact the school.

Current Vacancies

  • Head of Faculty - Languages

    Applications close: Friday, 04 May 2018

    Head of Languages, Full time, Permanent. 

    2MU + 2MMA.

    Beginning start of Term 3. 

    An exciting opportunity exists for the right person to become Head of Languages at our school.

    The preferred applicant should be experienced in the teaching of French in the first instance.


    WHS is a successful, co-educational school of 1500 students, with recognised sporting, academic and cultural success.


    Come to Whanganui and enjoy a lifestyle close to the mountains, seaside, and experience the Arts, Sports and Cultural activities this City has to offer.

    Enjoy living in a close-knit and friendly community with affordable accommodation and avoid those transport problems.


    Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

    Principal, Whanganui High School, PO Box 4022, Whanganui 4541


    Applications close: 4 May, 2018

    Apply for this position.

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