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Rarotonga and Pa Enua Teaching Positions 2023

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, qualified and experienced teachers for the following positions to start in January 2023.

Rarotonga Secondary Teaching Positions

Tereora College, Nikao (Years 9-13, offers NCEA Level 1-3)

1) Science with Biology
2) English (3 positions)
3) Tourism/Geography with Head of Faculty, Social Sciences, responsibilities
4) Te Reo e Te Peu Maori

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Titikaveka College, Titikaveka (Years 7-11, offers NCEA Level 1)

1) Visual Arts/Technology

Rarotonga Primary Teaching Positions

Apii Avarua, Avarua (ECE to Year 8 Primary school)

1) Primary Teacher with English (Year 7/8)

Pae Enua Secondary Teaching Positions

Araura College, Aitutaki (Years 7-12, offers NCEA Level 2)

1) Mathematics (to NCEA Level 2)

Apii Enuamanu, Atiu (Area school, ECE – Year 12, offers NCEA Level 2)

1) Mathematics (to NCEA Level 2)

Apii Niua, Pukapuka (Area school delivering learning from ECE – Year 11)

1) English (Secondary)
2) Science/Mathematics (Secondary)

Teaching opportunities on the island of Pukapuka would suit applicants with either previous experience or strong willingness to live on a remote island with irregular shipping services flight schedules. Fluency in Te Reo Wale, Cook Islands Maori and English is preferred of candidates.

For all secondary positions please state supporting subjects. Priority will be accorded to teachers with NCEA teaching experience.

For more information on individual position descriptions and an application form, download the files below or visit the Ministry of Education HQ in Nikao, Rarotonga, or contact the Human Resources Management division on Ph: 29357.

Applications close Friday 2 September 2022

All completed applications and any further queries can be emailed to