2023 Vacancies

Teacher of English

Fixed term 2023 | Full or part time (Covering staff on higher duties)

We are seeking a forward thinking, innovative, and enthusiastic teacher, who enjoys mentoring and developing young people, to join our supportive and progressive English Learning Area. The position is fixed term for 2023 and can be either full time or part time.

The successful applicant will be an inspiring and collaborative, student-focused teacher with an awareness of current educational practice, recognising and valuing the importance of embedding Mātauranga Māori within the curriculum.

As a Microsoft Showcase school and finalist in the 2019 Prime Minister’s Education Excellence awards, Nayland College is a progressive co-educational school. We are located in the beautiful city of Nelson, giving you the opportunity to teach whilst having access to all the natural beauty and lifestyle options the Nelson/Tasman area is famous for.

The college’s values of success, opportunity, ako and respect underpin our teaching and learning and your commitment to those values through our PB4L and restorative practices is an expectation.

Applicants must be NZ registered, fully conversant with the NZ Curriculum and have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Download an application pack here:

Teacher of English Application Pack

Applications close 12pm Friday 2 December 2022

Sports Coordinator


25 hours per week, term time only

We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic person to join our hardworking sporting department. In this position you will be administratively supporting our sporting students, staff, coaches and volunteers.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting and supporting the Director of Sport to increase the participation and performance levels of students in the school’s sport and physical recreation programmes.
  • Liaising with our local community and regional sporting organisations.

Strong administrative and communication skills are essential, along with a sound work ethic, a passion for sport and an ability to motivate students.

Hours of work are generally within school hours, however some flexibility will be required where sporting activities run outside these times. This position is remunerated as per the Support Staff in Schools Collective Agreement, based on qualifications and experience.

Applicants must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Any appointment is subject to a satisfactory police vet. A full drivers licence is required. 

Download an application pack here:

Sports Coordinator Application Pack

Applications close 12pm Wednesday 30 November 2022


Please direct all applications and enquiries to:

Sarah Luton (PA to Senior Leadership Team)

Email: sarah.luton@nayland.school.nz

Address: 166 Nayland Road, Stoke, Nelson 7011

Phone: 03 547 9769 ext 800