October 2, 2023

We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced, and professional café operator to provide healthy, nutritious, and tasty food options for our students, staff and school community from the start of the 2024 school year.

Located on the east side of Christchurch, Avonside Girls’ High School – Te Kura Kohine o Ōtākaro; Shirley Boys’ High School – Ngā Tama o Ōruapaeroa and Ferndale Te Ahu Waikaku satellite are collocated on the same site. Known as Ōrua Paeroa Campus, there are approximately 2500 secondary school aged students and 250 staff.

We are seeking an operator with a good track record in the management and implementation of café services preferably in a school environment. If you have the capability, experience, and infrastructure to deliver healthy, nutritious, and tasty food options at a reasonable cost to our students we invite you to submit a proposal.


RFP released – 28 September 2023

Deadline for Questions – 12 October 2023

Deadline for Proposals – 31 October 2023


Request for Proposal (RFP) Information Pack

Request for Proposal (RFP) Response Form

Sample Licence to Occupy for AGHS café operator

Elevation Drawings_A6111 café area

Questions and RFP proposals to be emailed to