Communications Officer

Wakatipu High School is Queenstown’s only secondary school of over 1350 students and 120 staff, and is a dynamic and rewarding place to work.

We are looking for an experienced person to fill the role of Communications Officer. The successful applicant will lead the planning and implementation of a communications plan that incorporates a number of channels including newsletter, Facebook, website and intranet.

The successful candidate will have experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Communications, from planning to implementation, in a range of mediums
  • Design skills (InDesign, Photoshop or similar)
  • Web content management, including basic HTML knowledge
  • MS Office/Google Office Suites
  • Strong English language skills
  • Attention to detail


This is a permanent full time position during school term time only which is 40 weeks per year. The hours will be 8.30am - 4.30pm.

Applications close 30 March 2023. Please note, as this is a permanent position that people on temporary work visa's (e.g. Working Holiday Visa's) need not apply.

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Permanent Full-time

Job no: BXAM32537

Location: Otago

School: Wakatipu High School - 374

Closing Date: Saturday, 25 March 2023