Wellesley College Employment Opportunities

Wellesley’s stunning physical location, combined with an exciting and successful work ethic, driven towards engaging 21st century teaching and learning, makes for an outstanding place to be employed.

Teachers are encouraged to engage in a journey of lifelong learning, working alongside students to ‘Discover their Best’ in a well-resourced school, offering a diverse range of opportunities to fine-tune their craft.

Join a great staff, that is passionate, hardworking and dedicated to the students we are privileged to teach.

“I arrive at Wellesley each day and feel incredibly grateful to work in such a beautiful, thriving and exciting environment”
Veronica Stevens, Deputy Principal Teaching and Learning


Current Positions Available

Year 8 Teacher

Wellesley, Wellington’s only Independent School for boys Years 1-8.  Set between the bush and the sea in beautiful Days Bay, with the beach, streams and bush right on our doorstep, we truly have a unique teaching and learning environment!

Due to significant roll growth, we are looking for a Year 8 Teacher to join our Wellesley family.

Have you ever considered teaching in an Independent Boys’ School?

The benefits are extensive;

  • Higher rates of pay
  • More holidays and classroom release time
  • Amazing work environment, class sizes and facilities
  • A warm caring environment

If this sounds like you and you can demonstrate recent successful practice


Applications must contain a cover letter outlining your motivation for this application. A Curriculum Vitae is required, outlining your work history, qualifications, skills and attributes (please include three referees).

Applications should be sent to the Principal’s Executive Assistant, Karen Reid, via email at karen@wellesley.school.nz.   Applications close on Friday 13th January 2023.


Teacher Position Description

Information for Relief Teachers

Relief teachers are always welcome at Wellesley College and we value their contribution as part of the fabric of our school.

For further information about available positions, or to register your interest, please contact Veronica Stevens (Deputy Principal – Teaching and Learning) veronica@wellesley.school.nz or phone 04 562-8030 extn 808