Guidance Counsellor

Full time, permanent.  1MU.  To start at the beginning of Term 4, or by negotiation. 

The Guidance role is a key position within our highly effective and supportive pastoral team. It has become available due to the pending retirement of the highly valued current incumbent. We use a strengths based approach that values all our students and what they offer. Consequently there is a strong sense of belonging within our school community. If you feel that you can make a significant contribution to this we welcome your application.  Applications close 2:00pm on Monday 14th September.

Please forward a cover letter addressed to The Principal, Mark Jones, with a copy of your CV, and the completed Application Form (found at the bottom of this page) to the Principal's PA,


Relief Caretaker (Maintenance / Grounds)

Full time position to cover for long term illness.  Start date by negotiation.  Please forward your CV, cover letter, and application form (found at the bottom of this page) by 3:00p.m., Tuesday 18th August, to Mark Jones, The Principal, Bayfield High School, 2 Shore Street, Dunedin or email


Relief Teachers

Teachers are welcome to submit a brief CV if you are interested in joining our relieving pool.

Bayfield High School is a co-educational school of approximately 600 students. We are a Decile 8 school with a well-developed reputation for excellence. It is in fact one of New Zealand’s top performing academic schools and certainly Otago’s fastest growing school.

Bayfield serves the Southern Dunedin area of Dunedin City. Most of our students come from the Otago Peninsula, Andersons Bay, Waverley, St Clair and Tahuna. However recent roll growths have resulted in students coming from all over the city and areas beyond the city.


Application Form for Teaching Staff
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Application Form for Non Teaching Staff
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