The Ministry of Education, NZSTA and NZEI and PPTA have agreed to enhanced provisions for teachers whose positions have been disestablished.
Download our support package optionsfor boards [PDF; 75KB], for principals [PDF; 60KB], for teachers [PDF; 79KB] documents for a snapshot of the provisions available for posting on your noticeboard.
Read more in the Surplus Staffing Guidelines for Primary [PDF; 229KB] boards, principals and teachers in Christchurch City, and Selwyn and Waimakariri districts.
The PPTA will work with secondary schools individually around their needs. Teachers should contact their local PPTA co-ordinator for information.
View the Teacher Retraining Provisions [PDF; 76KB] including specific te reo courses Te Reo Māori Bilingual and Immersion Teaching [PDF; 1MB] and Study Te Reo in 2012 [PDF; 967KB] and download the retraining application form [XLS; 57KB].
The application form for financial assistance [PDF; 115KB].
The New Zealand Educational Institute (NZEI) or the New Zealand Post Primary Teachers’ Association (PPTA) websites have more information.
Work and Income also offers redundancy support.
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