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Assistance to hire overseas teachers

Our new infographic shows principals how easy it is to hire overseas teachers through education recruitment agencies. If you need extra staff for 2019, take a look here. Read more

Published on 13 November 2018

Teacher Supply Package Update

New and expanded initiatives are now available to help grow our teacher education workforce - to recruit additional teachers for the 2019 year. Additional funding will support more graduates into... Read more

Published on 14 October 2018

Teacher Supply Package Update

The review of three Teacher Supply initiatives has resulted in changes that enable more schools to access financial support for teacher recruitment, retention and re-training.   The Recruitment, Retention, and Responsibility National... Read more

Published on 10 October 2018

2019 Scholarships are now open

All TeachNZ Scholarships for 2019 are now open. TeachNZ Scholarships can support you on your journey to being a great teacher. If you would like to find out more about the different... Read more

Published on 25 September 2018

Open now - 2019 Study Support Grants

The 2019 Study Support Grants are open now. To find out more about the study award opportunities available click here.[/professional-development/]   Read more

Published on 12 July 2018

2018 STM Scholarships - Second round - now available

We are offering a second round of TeachNZ Science, Technology and Maths (STM) Scholarships to STM graduates intending to undertake an approved Graduate Diploma of Secondary Teaching, starting in 2018. Applications... Read more

Published on 21 February 2018

Teacher Supply Package Announced

The $9.5 million teacher supply package announced on 13 December by Minister Chris Hipkins addresses immediate pressures by supporting more graduates into permanent teaching positions, supporting experienced teachers back into... Read more

Published on 13 December 2017

2018 Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori Scholarships are now open

Applications for both scholarships close on Monday 5 February 2018. The TeachNZ Māori Medium (Primary) Scholarships are for people who are proficient or fluent in te reo Māori and who wish... Read more

Published on 16 November 2017

2018 Career Changer Scholarships update

*The 2018 Career Changer Scholarships closing date has been extended to Monday 9 October 2017.*   The closing date for Career Changer Te Reo Māori Secondary and Career Changer Māori Medium (Primary)... Read more

Published on 29 September 2017

2018 Career Changer Scholarships are now open

The 2018 Career Changer Scholarships close Monday 2 October. If you're thinking of applying for one of these scholarships, we can offer you some helpful advice before you complete your application.... Read more

Published on 15 September 2017

2018 Study Awards, Study Support Grants and Sabbaticals now open

The 2018 Teacher and Principal Study Awards, Study Support Grants and Sabbaticals are now open. Find out more about these opportunities.

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2017 Qualifications Guides now available

If you think there's a place for you in the future of teaching, check out your study options for 2017.

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Opening soon - 2018 Study Awards

The 2018 Study Awards and Sabbaticals are opening soon. Find out more about the study award opportunities available.

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2017 Kupe Scholarship closing soon

Only 30 can be chosen. Will you be among them?

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Open - 2017 Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori Scholarships and Early Childhood Education Scholarships

The 2017 Māori Medium and Te Reo Māori and Early Childhood Education Scholarships are now open. Find out more.

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Open - 2017 Science, Technology and Maths (STM) Secondary Scholarships

Hon Hekia Parata, Minister of Education, has announced the opening of the 2017 Science, Technology and Maths (STM) Secondary Scholarships.

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2017 Graduate (Secondary) Scholarships now open

The 2017 Graduate Scholarships are now open. Find out more about these opportunities.

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2017 Career Changer Scholarships now open

The 2017 Career Changer Scholarships are now open. Find out more about these scholarships.

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Open - Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching

Applications for the 2017 Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching programme are now open.

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Open - 2017 Christchurch Earthquake Principals' and Teachers' Training Support Fund

Applications for the 2017 Christchurch Earthquake Principals' and Teachers' Training Support Fund are now open. Find out more.

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2017 Māori Medium Bilingual Education Study Awards closing soon

The 2017 Māori Medium Bilingual Education Study Awards are closing soon. Find out more about these awards, and other study award opportunities.

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Open - 2017 Study Support Grants

The 2017 Study Support Grants are now available. Find out more.

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Portfolio stage - Advanced Classroom Expertise Teacher Recognition

Portfolio submissions for the Advanced Classroom Expertise Teacher (ACET) process to recognise exemplary practice in primary teaching is open.

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Closing soon - 2016 School Leaver and Undergraduate and Early Childhood Education Scholarships

The 2016 School Leaver and Undergraduate and Early Childhood Education Scholarships are closing soon. Find out more.

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2016 Kupe Scholarships closing soon

The 2016 Kupe Scholarships are closing soon. Only 30 can be chosen. Will you be among them?

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