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Apply to the Teach First NZ Programme


Applicaitons are now closed for our 2019 intake. If you are interested in applying for the 2020 Teach First NZ Programme, please complete an application form through the link below.

Click here to start your application



Recruitment Dates

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Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Interviews and Assessment Centres
These will take place in April 2019.

Summer Intensive
Starts mid-November 2019.


The selection process

To apply for the Teach First NZ Programme you will first need to complete our online application form. If your online application is successful, you will be invited for a interview where you will have another opportunity to discuss your background and demonstrate key competencies.

Success here will lead you to a Teach First NZ Assessment Centre, incorporating interviews, a group exercise, a sample teaching lesson and self-reflection exercises.

If you are successful at our Assessment Centre – congratulations! You will be made an offer to start your leadership journey with Teach First NZ.