Staff Vacancies

Guidance Counsellor

We require a Guidance Counsellor to join our pastoral care team. The successful applicant will have a counselling qualification and experience working with children and youth from ages 5–18, and their families/whanau. It is preferable that the applicant also hold a full New Zealand teacher registration, however applicants who are not registered teachers will also be considered.

The position is part time (0.8) and where the applicant is a registered teacher, 1MU could be attached to the position.

The guidance counsellor will preferably be a member of either NZAC or NZCCA and will be required to work alongside another part-time counsellor as an integral part of the wider pastoral care team and will hold some responsibilities within that team. They will build and maintain networks with external agencies, work with teachers and groups of students, and work efficiently under pressure.

We are a non-denominational, co-educational Christian School (Y1–13). Staff enjoy excellent modern resources and facilities. A willingness and ability to support and uphold the school’s special character is a condition of appointment. Cornerstone Christian School is a PB4L school and has a restorative philosophy.

To apply, please download, fill in and return the application documents by email or post to: The Principal’s PA, Cornerstone Christian School, 119 Mihaere Drive, Palmerston North 4414. Applications close at 10am on Friday 8th October 1021.

Secondary Art teacher (fixed term)

We require a NZ registered teacher to teach Y7-13 Art for Term 1 and possibly Term 2 2022. This is a long term relieving position to cover for a staff member going on leave. A willingness and ability to support and uphold the special character of the school is a condition of appointment. The position is suitable for a beginner teacher. Applications close at 9am on Friday 22nd October.

To apply, please download, fill in and return the application documents by email or post to: The Principal’s PA, Cornerstone Christian School, 119 Mihaere Drive, Palmerston North 4414. Applications close at 10am on Friday 8th October 1021.

Relief teachers

We require NZ registered relief teachers for our relief teacher pool. All staff employed at Cornerstone are required to support and uphold the special character of the school. Please contact one of our Assistant Principals for more information: