We welcome applications from teaching and support staff seeking a position at Twizel Area School. As positions become available, they will be listed below with the position and requirements. 

Short-listed applicants must undergo a Police Vet once every three years. Applicants must also have NZ Residency or a valid NZ Work Visa, and a clean driver’s licence.

Teacher vacancies at Twizel Area School will be advertised in the Education Gazette. You can set up daily, weekly, or monthly email alerts here.

Information for teachers trained overseas who want to teach in New Zealand can be found here: Teaching Council NZ

Current Vacancies at Twizel Area School


Our very cool school requires a Caretaker to take charge of all our school maintenance needs whilst supporting our Principal, students, whānau and staff. This is a full-time, 40 hours per week, permanent position.

This position will commence on Monday, 11th December 2023 (subject to necessary Police vetting).

Applicants must have the right to work in New Zealand or hold a NZ Work Visa enabling them to undertake employment with no employer restrictions.

A job description is available on request. Please apply by sending a cover letter and your C.V. to [email protected].

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We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to undertake cleaning duties at Twizel Area School. The role is 4 hours per day, 5 days per week at a rate of $23.70 per hour. You will be required to undertake a number of general commercial cleaning tasks across a specified area of the school. Training can be provided by the school.

Apply by emailing [email protected] with a C.V. and cover letter by 9 am on Wednesday, 29th November.

Please note: As a pre-requisite for this role, candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment police clearance. 

Applicants must have the right to work in New Zealand or hold a NZ Work Visa enabling them to undertake employment with no employer restrictions, with at least 12 months remaining on it when employment commences with us.

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Relief Teacher Aide

We are actively seeking another Relief Teacher Aide to join our team. This position will be crucial in supporting the staff and students when a Teacher Aide is sick, participating in training, or away for another reason. 

This position offers no guaranteed hours of work, no regular work pattern, and no ongoing expectation of employment.

If you or someone you know is interested in this role, click the links below:

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Relief Teacher | Primary/Secondary School

We are looking to add to our pool of relief teachers across all subject areas and year levels at Twizel Area School. We have work available each week.

If you are a qualified teacher or are willing to get a Limited Authority to Teach, please email your details, along with your CV, to Deputy Principal Charlotte Saunders using the link below.

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