Member schools can only employ teachers with a specific qualifications and experience profile.

This profile is specific and includes an initial TESOL qualification that is externally validated and moderated by a reputable examination body (typically a university or recognised examination board). It should include a minimum of 6 hours’ supervised, assessed and moderated teaching practice and at least 100 hours of TESOL input (examples are Cambridge CELTA and Trinity CertTESOL).

If you want to teach at an English New Zealand school and have appropriate qualifications and experience, send your CV and referee contact details to info@englishnewzealand.co.nz.  Please also indicate the city in which you are seeking employment.

Current Vacancies

Auckland English Academy

Director of Studies - Auckland

Auckland English Academy has a vacancy for a Director of Studies. Further information is on SEEK


ABC College of English


We are a boutique school in Queenstown looking for a qualified, enthusiastic and experienced E.F.L. teacher to join our professional team providing quality English language tuition to international students. Must have CELTA or Trinity TEFL Certificate.

Please email applications to:-

The Principal, Tricia Lund-Jackson, tricia@abc.ac.nz


Kaplan International English

Part-time Internship/OPUS Pathways Manager (Temporary Contract)

Director of Studies (Temporary contract)