Overview

Teach in New Zealand

Calling all recent graduates & experienced teachers! New Zealand needs you!

Why Teach in New Zealand

Currently New Zealand is going through a period of high demand for qualified and recently graduated teachers. With much of the teaching practice in New Zealand recognised towards our own Teaching Council requirements it’s an ideal opportunity for intrepid teachers to experience Working Abroad while still building up their teaching hours.

About This Visa

Teachers on this programme will be entering New Zealand on a working holiday visa.

As part of the programme process your qualifications will be assessed by the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) & there will be an added cost of $746 NZD/ €504 approx.

Your teaching experience will also need to be assessed when you register with New Zealand's teaching council. This assessment will cost $303 NZD/ €205 approx.

Irish Teachers

We are only accepting teachers qualified under the Irish curriculum on this programme.

18+

All qualified teachers must be a minimum of 18 years of age.

Previous New Zealand Visa

Have not already had a working visa for New Zealand yet.

No dependent children

Applicants are not allowed to travel with dependent children on this visa.

How to apply to Teach in New Zealand

Book Your Place

Book your place online, or with our dedicated Teach New Zealand team instore in our Cork or Dublin office

NZQA & Teaching Council

Start the process of your NZQA & Teaching council registration, guided by our team

Select Visa

Confirm your visa eligibility with our team and start the visa application process

Interview Screening

Our team will liaise with you on your job preferences & our NZ ground team to find a school that fits what you're looking for

Secure the teaching position

This part is up to you and how you shine in the interview, the interviews will usually be Via Skype unless it’s a specialised hiring fair

Finalise flights

Book the flight with one of the team for a date that suits you. USIT offers the most completive flight prices packaged with a programme

Finalisation with team

You will be emailed and posted your good to go checklist with final checks and list of docs you will need for check in and Customs in NZ

Throw a leaving party

Don't forget to invite us!

Book Your Place

Book your place online, or with our dedicated Teach New Zealand team instore in our Cork or Dublin office

NZQA & Teaching Council

Start the process of your NZQA & Teaching council registration, guided by our team

Select Visa

Confirm your visa eligibility with our team and start the visa application process

Interview Screening

Our team will liaise with you on your job preferences & our NZ ground team to find a school that fits what you're looking for

Secure the teaching position

This part is up to you and how you shine in the interview, the interviews will usually be Via Skype unless it’s a specialised hiring fair

Finalise flights

Book the flight with one of the team for a date that suits you. USIT offers the most completive flight prices packaged with a programme

Finalisation with team

You will be emailed and posted your good to go checklist with final checks and list of docs you will need for check in and Customs in NZ

Throw a leaving party

Don't forget to invite us!

Want to Learn More?

Calling all recent graduates & experienced teachers! New Zealand needs you!

Come to our info night and learn all about the Teach New Zealand visa, including how to apply, the jobs available, and what life on the Teach NZ visa is really like.

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