TeachNZ recipients are resourceful, intelligent, culturally aware and passionate about their work.
We want you to show us this in your application. Here are a few tips to help you do this.
Let us know your approved teaching qualification, your provider and the courses qualification code. If you can’t find this information ask your provider or use our qualifications tool.
Use your CV, certified qualifications and other documents such as certificates to give us a greater understanding of your qualifications, work and life experience.
If you need help developing your CV head to Careers.govt.nz and use their CV builder for help with layout, content and how to communicate your skills.
Your personal statement allows you to express what kind of person you are, your characteristics, cultural competencies, your experiences and your skills that will add value to the education workforce and the lives of children.
We want to hear about:
And if you are applying for a Te Waka Whakarei Career Changer and/or Te Tipu Whakarito scholarship, your:
We also want to see examples that support this! Examples that show off your:
Your referee can be anyone who isn’t in your close whānau.
Remember, we're here to help. If you have any questions, you can email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call us during business hours on 0800 165 225.
You can also learn more about our scholarships by watching the videos and exploring the links on the left of this page.