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The Teach First NZ Programme

This Graduate Programme provides an opportunity for you to join a national movement for systemic change, to make a meaningful impact, and to develop as a leader.
Our Teaching and Education Leadership Programme has been identified as offering one of the top Graduate Development experiences in New Zealand. Delivered with the support from leading New Zealand organisations, we support participants to develop their abilities as communicators, influencers and changemakers, in a way that no other programme can.
Upon graduating from the Teach First NZ Programme, you will be awarded with a fully scholarship Postgraduate Diploma in Secondary Teaching.

Acceptance into the Teach First NZ Programme means that you can:

  • Be a part of a national movement towards change 
  • Make a real difference in the community and in the lives of our rangatahi 
  • Develop your leadership skills and potential 
  • Gain an internationally recognised teaching qualification as a Postgraduate Diploma in Secondary Teaching 
  • Access an international network of participants, alumni, education leaders and businesses
  • Be paid a full salary as you learn 
  • Receive a competitive salary, as well as 10 weeks of annual holiday, and 
  • Receive a fully funded Postgraduate Diploma in Secondary Teaching