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If you wish to apply for Relief Teaching, please download the attached application form.


Information for Teachers Employed from Overseas

  • Immigration
    New Zealand or Australian citizens or permanent residents seeking positions in New Zealand do not require work or resident permits.  All other immigrant teachers require permits.
  • Overseas Qualifications
    All overseas trained teachers require a New Zealand Qualifications Authority assessment for salary purposes.  The website for further information and the guide and application form is NZQA - International Qualifications
  • Teacher Registration 
    After you have received your NZQA assessment you can apply to the Teachers' Council to process your application for registration.  Refer Education Council.
  • For information on salaries and contracts in the Secondary Teachers Agreement please follow this link to the Ministry of Education site.
Relief Teaching application543.5 KB