Register your interest

Kia ora and welcome to the registration form for the Teach First NZ programme. 


To register, we ask that you provide your contact details and answer a few short questions below to allow us to confirm your eligibility for the programme. Once you have filled this in, we will email you a unique link to the full application form. Look out for this in the email address that you provide below. 

Eligibility Questions
Unsure whether you are eligible? Read our admissions policy here

To be eligible, you must be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident. If your permanent residency is in progress please feel free to make an application and we will check your residency status after the closing date of applications.

Teach First NZ is designed for people who do not already hold a teaching qualification.
Subject Area

Please refer to the subject eligibility requirements table here and select which subject(s) you are eligible to teach.


We are particularly interested in your motivations for teaching this subject and any relevant subject knowledge/experience you may have.

Your details
University qualification
What is the degree you are currently studying or most recently completed?
e.g., Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) – Civil and Environmental
How you heard about us



Equal Opportunities


Teach First NZ is committed to equal opportunities and seeks to attract applicants from diverse backgrounds. To enable us to evaluate our recruitment initiatives in the area of diversity, we would be most grateful for your co-operation in completing the section below. Completion of this section is voluntary and will not inform any part of the selection process. 





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