Welcome to Wellington High School

"We are a coeducational, learning focused campus in the heart of Wellington city. Our high expectations, restorative practices, and inspiring, collaborative classrooms promote resilience and learners who are passionate about making the world a better place."


Wellington High school is a co-educational, non-uniform school in the heart of Wellington City. We work collaboratively and inclusively to inspire our community of active, connected and free-thinking learners. At our core is WERO: Whānau, Excellence, Ora and Respect.

For early March 2022, we are looking for a librarian to join our staff. The successful candidate will be a welcoming, creative, inclusive, reader. A passion for YA literature is essential. Library experience and qualifications, the ability to manage a team and work with students are essential. Cataloguing, budgeting and resource management are core to this role and a working knowledge of the Access-It library system is desirable.

We hope to find someone who:

  • Enjoys interacting with students, staff, and parents.
  • Will run a student-centred library.
  • Has confidence in teaching information literacy skills to students and staff.
  • Has a genuine passion for and knowledge of Young Adult fiction.
  • Can work in a busy, lively environment.
  • Works well in a team.

This is a permanent position for 32.5 hours a week, 52 weeks of the year. This includes seven weeks of paid annual leave.

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Permanent Part-time

Job no: LPAK11242

Location: Wellington

School: Wellington High School & Com Ed Centre - 273

Closing Date: Friday 21 January at 4pm