Whether or not you're a speaker of te reo Māori, young Māori need Māori role models to teach and guide them. No matter what subject or level you choose, there are great opportunities for you in teaching. Many of these positions exist in rural areas throughout the country. As a teacher, you'll have the chance to make a difference to the future of young Māori. You'll also be able to extend your own skills. Teaching is one of the few careers that sets you up for life - whatever you decide to do in the future.
There are a wide variety of teacher education options available for you, with many teacher education providers across the country, offering a huge range of study options to suit your lifestyle and interests.