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Thinking about teaching

Thinking about teaching in New Zealand? Teaching is a varied and exciting profession that suits many different types of people.

Thinking about teaching

Teaching is a varied and exciting profession that suits many different types of people. These questions might help you to decide if a career in teaching is for you.

Do you relate well to young people?
Do you like to make a positive difference?
Do you have zest and enthusiasm for learning?
Are you good at listening and responding to people's needs?
Can you motivate others? 
Are you a leader?
Can you relate well to people one to one, in small groups and in larger groups?
Can you deal effectively with difficult and challenging situations?
Are you resilient and do you thrive on hard work?
Are you well organised?

 

If teaching sounds like it's for you, visit our Studying to be a teacher section.