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Ako Mātātupu: Teach First NZ seeks talented, passionate people from all backgrounds who share the kaupapa of educational equality with us, and who want to support our work. If you're interested to work with us, see below for details and current vacancies.

Programme Manager | Kaihāpai


We’re looking for someone who shares a connection to our purpose as an organisation and network, and is keen to grow in new skills and in their understanding of Aotearoa New Zealand.


This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated educator to join our small, dedicated and fun team, and help us move towards an Aotearoa New Zealand in which all young people can fulfil their potential.


The main purpose of this role is to support participants on our flagship programme to help them to develop as teachers and as leaders working in schools serving lower-income communities. Our aim is for these participants to make the greatest impact possible for the young people they work with. Read the full job description below.

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Are you eligible to join our flagship programme? Our quiz will help you understand whether you meet our eligibility criteria as well as what subjects you may be able to teach.

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If you would like to find out more about our programme, how it works and who we are looking for, we have created an information pack just for you!

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