Will TeachNZ fund relief for teachers, or principals who hold a Community of Learning | Kāhui Ako role?
A teacher who holds a Community of Learning | Kāhui Ako across community or between schools teacher role is not eligible to take up a study award, so there is no funding to cover.
The following roles are eligible for funding while on study leave:
In these cases, if the relief teacher/relief principal is eligible to hold the Community of learning | Kāhui Ako role, they can be paid the equivalent allowance as a a higher duties allowance (HDA), charged to TeachNZ. You will need to fill out a HDA form NOVO28a.
For more information about Communities of Learning | Kāhui Ako, click here.