Mahurangi College offers many opportunities to members of staff both professionally and personally. Not only do you have the chance to live in a beautiful area you also become part of a collegial and friendly team of teachers and staff members that go out of their way to make you feel welcome.


Would you like to be part of Our Place?

Teaching Assistant Position


We are seeking a Teaching Assistant to support a Year 7 student on a part-time temporary contract.  This person will work in the regular class setting as well as work individually with this student in a space separate to the classroom.


The ideal applicant should have:

  • Excellent literacy and numeracy skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively and take direction as well as the ability to work autonomously and use their own initiative

  • Ability to adapt and differentiate some classroom resources

  • Ability to work patiently and calmly with students who may have some challenging behaviours.


Experience in educational settings would be an advantage.


The successful applicant would be required five days a week, term time only and the position could be up to 20 hours a week.


If interested in applying for this position, please submit a handwritten letter of application together with a current curriculum vitae and send to:


The Principal, Tony Giles, Mahurangi College, PO Box 64, Warkworth 0910 or email your handwritten application to:

Closing date: Friday, 26 March at 4pm

Science Technician


We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed person to provide support to the Head of Department Science, teaching staff and students.  

The role primarily involves: providing technical support, ensuring that equipment is functioning properly and ready to use, and that the right materials are available for particular lessons.


To be considered for this role you will have demonstrated experience in a science support role and a good understanding of the school environment.  You will be committed to providing a quality service, have demonstrated good time management skills, and maintain a flexible and positive attitude.


Duties include but not limited to:

  • Safe preparation and storage of chemicals

  • Updating chemical inventory

  • Conducting risk assessments and safe methods of use


The role is part-time, 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Hours of work will be 8am – 2.30pm, term times only, to commence as soon as possible or by negotiation.


A Job Description can be sent on request.


Please send your covering letter and CV to: or post to: The Principal, PO Box 64, Warkworth 0941.

Applications close 19 March 2021 @ 4pm

Contact: Tony Giles - Principal | Postal: PO Box 64, Warkworth 0941, Physical: Woodcocks Road, Warkworth 0910 | Phone: 09 425 8039 | Email: