TeachNZ Scholarships Now Open

Posted: 21 October 2021
Notice reference #: 1HAQdc

If you are a staff member who don’t have a teaching qualification (such as a teacher aide) or have a Limited Authority to Teach, you may be interested to apply for the TeachNZ career changer scholarships to support you in getting your teaching qualification.

It will cover the course fees and provide an allowance of $30,000 per year, for up to three years.

There are two scholarships available:

While the scholarships are open to all career changers, priority will be given to applicants who:

  • Plan to teach in science, technology, engineering maths, or te reo Māori
  • Plan to teach in early learning or secondary
  • Are teacher’s aides, kaiāwhina, kaiārahi i te reo, or have a Limited Authority to Teach (LAT)
  • Are Māori, Pacific, or plan to teach in bilingual or immersion settings.

Applications close 15 November 2021.