Employment Opportunities

Chilton Saint James School is a private Anglican school for girls committed to the highest educational opportunities, academic standards and pastoral care for students from Preschool to Year 13. The School is a traditional yet vibrant place to work and we are proud to have a high calibre of staff.

At Chilton, we offer employment opportunities for well qualified and self-motivated121 people who wish to work in a challenging and rewarding educational setting. All members of the Chilton community are expected to embrace the vision and values of Chilton Saint James School. There are many opportunities for students to undertake a wide range of extra-curricular activities and we encourage staff to immerse themselves fully into the life of the School.

Employment opportunities are listed on this site as they occur. Chilton currently advertises in education publications (specifically teaching vacancies) as well as on Trade Me and Seek.

Current Vacancies – 2


Teacher of Music

We are seeking an experienced and talented Music Teacher (Maternity Cover) to join our Music Department. The successful applicant will be an assured teacher across a broad range of ages and abilities from Preschool up to the Senior School.  The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the School’s vibrant extra-curricular music programme and confident keyboard skills are required.

Queries about the role should be directed to Mr Tom Chatterton, HoD Music: tchatterton@chilton.school.nz

Application Process

Vacancies are posted as they occur.

Should you wish to apply for a position, please complete the relevant application form (below) and enclose a covering letter and your Curriculum Vitae.


Submit applications to The Principal by:

Email: principal@chilton.school.nz

Post: Chilton Saint James School, PO Box 30090, Lower Hutt 5040

In person to Chilton Reception: 124 Waterloo Road, Lower Hutt


Application Forms

For teaching vacancies, please use the Application Form Teaching Staff.

For all other vacancies please use the Application Form Support Staff.