Please download the relevant job application form from this page when applying for a job at Stratford High School.

We are a coeducational school with a roll of approximately 500 students and established in 1897. Stratford is in the heart of the Taranaki region, sitting below our beautiful Maunga, and only a short drive to the beach. Stratford High School serves the interests of the community well, meeting the academic, trades, cultural and sporting needs of a range of students.

We currently have the following vacancies at our school. 

Librarian: Closes 18 December 2020

We seek a qualified, experienced Librarian to join our team. An ability to relate well to teenagers is vital, as is an up to date understanding of ICT. Knowledge of a secondary school environment is desirable but not essential.   Applications close Friday 18 December.
Please complete an application form from the support staff links and email with a current CV to

Hard Materials Technology (Engineering) with DVC

We seek a Hard Materials Technology (Engineering) teacher with the ability to teach Design and Visual Communication. Our workshop is a modern, well-maintained facility. This position is fulltime and permanent. A commitment to the extra-curricular life of the school is expected. Applicants must be NZ registered who is fully conversant with the NZ Curriculum.  
For all positions at Stratford High School, a commitment to the extra-curricular life of the school is expected. School visits are encouraged. Teachers interested in this position should contact the Principal, Mr C. Stone, on An application form is required as part of the application process. These are available under the links tabs.

Relief Teaching

If you are interested in relief teaching please send a current CV marked for the attention of:
Stratford High School, 
PO Box 204, 
Stratford 4352