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Working for the Education Council

Current job vacancies at the Education Council, and information about our application process.

This is where you can find current Education Council vacancies. If you're looking for teaching positions, see the Ministry of Education's Education Gazette or visit the Teach NZ website.

Download a job description for each position listed. When applying for a position please provide a completed application form, your CV and a cover letter setting out your skills and experience relevant to the position. To be eligible to apply you need to have the right work in New Zealand.  

Application process

We have a standard appointment process to ensure all applicants are treated fairly and the most suitable applicant is selected. Selection is based on assessment of each applicant's skills, knowledge, experience and personal qualities against the specifications listed in the job description. We are committed to the principles of equal employment opportunities.

If you are shortlisted for a vacancy you will need to provide the names and contact details of three work-related referees. Successful applicants need to complete a police vet before being confirmed in the position. We will always acknowledge receipt of your application and let you know if you are not shortlisted for the position.

To be considered for a role, an applicant must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and application for employment form

Current Vacancies

We currently have vacancies for:

Team Leader Registration. Closing date 9am Monday 26th June 2017

Lawyer. Closing date 9am Monday 3 July 2017

Senior Communication & Content Specialist. Closing 9am Monday 10 July 2017