New Zealand Embassy Berlin, Germany
Working as a teacher
For information about working as a teacher in New Zealand, please contact:
Ministry of Education
School Staffing Section
PO Box 1666
Facsimile: 64 4 471 4432
or visit the TeachNZ website. TeachNZ is a facility run by the New Zealand Ministry of Education.
Vacant teaching positions are also advertised directly by school boards in the fortnightly Wellington publication Education Gazette. To obtain issues or subscribe, contact:
New Zealand Education Gazette
Legislative Services, PrintLink
PO Box 12-418
Teachers with qualifications gained outside New Zealand may have to have them verified by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority:
Most New Zealand school boards will only employ registered and qualified teachers. Contact the New Zealand Teachers Council for information about registration.