Join our team

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.

We recognise the enormous stress and disruption that the Covid-19 pandemic is creating. Like other charities, we are continuing our work as best we can through these uncertain times, and this includes continuing to engage with great people interested in working with us. We hope you are safe and well, and look forward to being in contact if you are interested in one of these roles.

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Head of Teaching & Learning | Kāuru Ako

The Head of Teaching & Learning | Kāuru Ako will oversee the in-school academic and practice development of the participants of our unique employment-based Initial Teacher Education (ITE) programme, which we deliver in partnership with secondary schools across Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Head of Teaching & Learning | Kāuru Ako

Academic Quality Manager | Aka Tuawhiti

The Academic Quality Manager | Aka Tuawhiti will hold principal responsibility for all aspects of quality related to the academic programmes and training courses run by the organisation.

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Programme Leader | Kāuru Hōtaka

The Programme Leader | Kāuru Hōtaka will lead the delivery of our unique employment-based Initial Teacher Education (ITE) programme, which we deliver in partnership with secondary schools across Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Take our eligibility quiz

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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Request an info pack

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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