Nau Mai Haere Mai, Welcome

Kia ora! Talofa! Kia orana! Bula! Hola! Malo e lelei! Saradika!
Fakalofa lahi atu! Kaise Hai! Ya Sou! Kalos erthate! Ni Hao! Konichi Wa!

Petone Central School

We are a vibrant school located in the heart of Petone. We strive to be a place that fosters a love of learning, is caring and dynamic, strives for the best for our children, and works with active and full family and community support.

We are a full primary school that caters for children from Years 1-8. We have a strong whole school culture based on our school values. Our school offers both mainstream and full-immersion classes.


Petone Central School Teaching Vacancy

Kaiako Tau 1-3
Ka timata tēnei tūnga a te Wāhanga 3, 2015. E rapu ana mātou i tētahi kaiako e matatou ana ki te reo Māori me ōna tikanga.
Kia āhei te kaitono ki te whakaako tamariki i te Tau 1 ki te Tau 3.
Fixed term position for Terms 3&4. Sound classroom pedagogies are critical.

Position advertised nationally from Tuesday 9th June.
Applications close Friday 26th June.
Shortlisting commences Monday 29th June and interviewees notified.
Interviews will be conducted on Wednesday 1st July.

Please send a copy of your CV along with the application form to or post to P.O. Box 33466, Petone.
Do not send any originals as these will not be returned.

Pink Shirt Day

We wore our pink shirts to show our support for positive attitudes, positive relationships and anti-bullying! 

For more information on Pink Shirt Day, what it means, and how it helps, click the link below.