Who we are and what we do
Applications for the Ministry of Education Summer Internship are now open!
Help Shape the Future of Education
Excited about making a difference to NZ’s future through education? So are we!
We’re an organization of more than 3,000 talented people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
We’re based in 38 different locations around New Zealand. We all have different skills and work in different fields.
But, we’re all in it for the same reason. To make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.
What do we do?
The Ministry of Education is the government's lead advisor on the education system. Our purpose is to shape an education system that delivers excellence and equitable outcomes.