Staff Vacancies

Payroll Officer

 

Mount Albert Grammar School is one of New Zealand’s top secondary schools and we are seeking an experienced payroll officer to join us.
The role is Monday to Friday and term time only, although availability to work in the school holidays at times is required.  This is a part time position of a minimum of 20 hours per week and there is some flexibility with the hours of work.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage and process payroll for nonteaching staff, approximately 100 staff
  • Have high accuracy data entry skills and work to deadlines
  • Assist staff with payroll queries
  • Liaise with Novopay

The successful applicant will be a team player with excellent communication and administration skills.  Ideally, they will have payroll experience of at least two years, be proficient with Excel and Microsoft packages and have the ability to build rapport with a wide range of internal employees.

Applicants for this position should have NZ Residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please send your cover letter, completed Mount Albert Grammar School staff application form and CV to shayes@mags.school.nz. Closing date Monday, 26 November at 4pm.

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Assistant International Director

 

This is a unique opportunity to join the staff of one of New Zealand’s most successful schools as the Assistant International Director.  Mount Albert Grammar School is a large secondary school in central Auckland with 3000 students, including over 200 International students and a staff (teaching and non-teaching) of 260.
As Assistant International Director, you will be expected to work in conjunction with the International Director to assist with the management of the school’s International Department.  This position includes monitoring student academic and welfare needs, ensuring Mount Albert Grammar School complies with relevant codes and the sustainability of the international student programme.  The role is busy, varied and challenging.

Person Specification

  • Experience in the international student market with a proven track record.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. Relates well and responds effectively to students and staff.
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills. Able to use initiative and forward planning in order to meet deadlines.
  • Computer literate.
  • Good English skills, both written and verbal (i.e. spelling and accuracy, ability to write letters and reports).
  • Experience in working with a wide range of people.
  • Experience in marketing.
  • Experience in working with agents.
  • Team leader and team worker.
  • Professional appearance and manner.
  • Be willing and able to make the tough calls, when and if needed.
  • Knowledge of school systems would be useful, but not essential.
  • Ability to travel extensively during the school year.

This is a full-time position with a start date of January 2019.
Applicants for this position should have NZ Residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Any enquires to Sarah Hayes (Deputy Principal) shayes@mags.school.nz or (09) 815 4038.

Please send your cover letter, completed Mount Albert Grammar School staff application form and CV to shayes@mags.school.nz.  Closing date Monday, 26 November at 4pm.

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Teacher Aides


We are looking for experienced people who have the skills and passion to work with students in our Learning Support Department.
You will work closely with students who require classroom help, primarily with literacy and numeracy skills.
Excellent spoken and written English language skills are essential, as is an interest and ability in working with students with learning difficulties.  This position involves assisting a student with physical disabilities with toileting. It may also involve tasks related to a mobility dog.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office is desirable.
The advertised position is fixed-term, with a start date of 23 January,2019 and ceasing early December 2019. The hours of work are 6 hours per day, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and 5.5 hours per day on Thursdays, during term time only.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please send your cover letter, completed Mount Albert Grammar School staff application form and CV to shayes@mags.school.nz.

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Premier Netball Coach

 

Mount Albert Grammar School has a long tradition of sport and the school is proud of its success at the highest level.  From 2008 to 2016, the Premier Netball team placed 1st or 2nd in the NZSS competition and this year we are NZSS champions.  We have a strong foundation of netball with a huge number of teams competing in the Auckland Netball competition across all levels from Year 9 to Year 13.

We seek a suitably qualified netball coach to coach our premier squad, coordinate various netball teams, and be involved in the development of netball players, through our junior netball academies in 2019 and beyond.  It is expected that the successful candidate will support our school-wide sporting culture underpinned by The MAGS Way values.

The successful candidate must be available for coaching the premier squad and teaching the Year 9 and 10 Netball Academy classes during the week and in the weekend.

If you have questions about this role, please contact Allie Wright, Mount Albert Grammar School’s Director of Sport, for further details alliewright@mags.school.nz

Please send your cover letter, CV and completed Mount Albert Grammar School Staff Application Form to Sarah Hayes; email address shayes@mags.school.nz.  The successful applicant does not need to be a trained teacher, but if so please state specialist subject area as a part of your application.

Closing date for applications is Friday 9 November 2018 at 4pm.

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Groundskeeper

 

This is a unique opportunity to join the staff of one of Auckland’s most successful schools as the Assistant Groundskeeper.  Mount Albert Grammar School is a large secondary school in central Auckland with 3000 students and a staff (teaching and non-teaching) of 260.

As Groundskeeper, you will be expected to maintain the school’s physical facilities to enable the school to function at its capacity.

Person Specification

  • Honest
  • Reliable
  • Motivated; with a reasonable level of fitness
  • Committed to completing tasks to a high standard
  • Responsible; with ability to show initiative
  • Able to follow instructions, work well in a team and work unsupervised when necessary
  • Flexible with hours when necessary
  • Able to communicate with a range of people, ethnicities and cultures
  • Willingness to attend professional development training
  • Ability to safely use and maintain petrol-powered grounds equipment such as lawnmowers, line trimmers, and water blasters etc

This is a full-time position.  Work hours are 7am – 3.30pm (negotiable).

Start Date:  As soon as possible  (or by negotiation). End date to be negotiated.

Applicants for this position should have NZ Residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Please send your cover letter, completed Mount Albert Grammar School staff application form and CV to the HR Manager shayes@mags.school.nz