Education Act Changes

The new legislation comes into effect on 19 May 2017.

We have created an overview of these changes.


NZSTA will continue to update you with factsheets, newsletters and through our website. 

You can call 0800 782 435 or email


Resource Teachers Learning and Behaviour (RTLB) Transformation

The Ministry of Education is transforming this service, see more information.  New clusters were formed in 2012, and now the next stage of the transformation is occurring with the amalgamation of the Supplementary Learning Support (SLS) services. 

Supplementary Learning Support (SLS) Services

In 2012, the decision was made that the SLS and Resource Teachers Learning and Behaviour services would be amalgamated.  Further information.

RTLB appointment processes and where a change of cluster occurs (docx)


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