Employment Opportunites

John McGlashan College is a vibrant, highly successful Decile 10, Year 7-13 integrated secondary school for boarders and day boys based in Dunedin.  Sited in a pristine natural environment, it is blessed with expansive grounds, state-of-the-art buildings and facilities, with modern comfortable boarding houses that provide a home for a quarter of the boys.  

Established in 1918, the College combines sound traditions, values  and outstanding achievement with a modern approach to education and a deep understanding of what parents and their sons expect from a school in today’s society. Please see our current vacancies below;

  • Catering Assistant

We currently have an opportunity for a hands-on passionate Catering Assistant to join our team.  This is term-time only role Monday to Friday in our boarding house kitchen. There would be a need for flexibility to cover over weekends and varied shifts for additional catering when/if required.

Duties will include:

  • Food preparation/cooking
  • Customer service
  • General kitchen cleaning
  • Dishes
  • Assisting the Chef as directed

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Be a friendly team-player
  • Have a good work ethic and a can-do attitude
  • Demonstrate a proven track record of being reliable
  • Have the ability to work unsupervised
  • Have previous experience in a food preparation role
  • Show an understanding of H&S systems and food safety practices

Please apply to:  rebecca.simpson@mcglashan.school.nz by 12pm, Friday 19 March


  • Relief Teachers

We are looking for qualified and registered relief teachers for relieving general classes and some specialised classes at the College.  Please send your CV and any supporting documentation to nigel.hunter@mcglashan.school.nz

Job Description - Catering Assistant
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Application Form - Catering Assistant
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