Secondary Commerce Teacher

We require a NZ registered teacher to join our dedicated Secondary team. The NCEA standards that are currently taught draw from Commerce, Accounting, Business and Economics. Junior secondary options/modules draw from Entrepreneurship and Financial Literacy. The successful applicant will have scope to review and repackage the course for the beginning of 2023. The position is full time, starting Term 3 (or earlier by negotiation).

The successful applicant will be ready to take on the challenge of joining a ‘new-build’ high school, will enjoy working in a team, with a high level of autonomy in their subject area, and will be familiar with the relevant curriculum and NCEA assessment requirements.

Cornerstone Christian School is a rewarding place to inspire our young Christian men and women in their academia and faith. A willingness and ability to support and uphold the special character of the school, and a willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school, shall be a condition of appointment. 

To apply, please download the application documents and email or post your application to: Principal’s PA, Cornerstone Christian School, 119 Mihaere Drive, Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North 4414 . Applications close at 9am on Wednesday 1st June.


Year 2 Teacher (fixed term, part time)

We seek a NZ registered teacher to teach part-time (0.6 FTTE) in our Aroha (Y1-2) team starting in Term 3 or late Term 2 (a long-term relieving, parental leave position). This is a job-share role where you would teach 3 out of 5 days per week (days negotiable). You will need to be an all-rounder who can teach literacy and numeracy and also have interest and skills in other learning areas. Collaboration, a sense of humour, and a joy for teaching our young students is a must, and experience in Structured Literacy would be beneficial. You will be part of a supportive team in our well-resourced school. A willingness and ability to support and uphold the special character of the school, and a willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school, shall be a condition of appointment. 

To apply, please download the application documents and email or post your application to: Principal’s PA, Cornerstone Christian School, 119 Mihaere Drive, Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North 4414 . Applications close at 9am on Wednesday 15th June.


New Entrant Teacher (fixed term)

We seek an experienced, enthusiastic and collaborative NZ registered teacher who can welcome our new entrant tamariki to Cornerstone Christian School in Terms 3-4, 2022 (a fixed term, roll growth position). The successful applicant will have effective classroom practice, knowledge of (or a willingness to learn about) the Better Start Literacy programme and the ability to engage new learners. A willingness and ability to support and uphold the special character of the school, and a willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school, shall be a condition of appointment. 

To apply, please download the application documents and email or post your application to: Principal’s PA, Cornerstone Christian School, 119 Mihaere Drive, Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North 4414 . Applications close at 9am on Wednesday 15th June.

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: