Teaching Jobs in the UK for Overseas Teachers

Free flights to the UK*

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Relocation support

Make the move today.

Contact our New Zealand office today on [email protected] for more details on how we can help you make the move to the UK.


For any teachers considering moving to the UK from New Zealand, you’re in good company – thousands of New Zealanders move to England and Wales each year, building a fantastic expat community. An established education recruitment agency, TeacherActive will be able to help you every step of the way, from finding you a teaching job in the UK to assisting in the move.

Generally, New Zealanders move to the UK to teach for a period of 1-2 years. Not only does this enhance their CV, it provides them with a huge breadth of experiences throughout Europe and the UK.

One of the leading education recruitment agencies in the UK, TeacherActive works with over 2,000 schools across 18 locations, giving us the expertise and experience necessary to place you in your ideal school and town. Whether you’re looking for cover relief work or long-term teaching placements, at college or primary level, we will have a vacancy for you – if we don’t, we’ll find one.

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Find an ideal place to live
Click here to find links to all of our offices around the UK to help you find the perfect area to live in whilst over here.

TeacherActive will be on hand to support you every step of the way before you get here, and after you arrive. Moving abroad for work can be a daunting process, but our specialist relocation consultants will be on hand to answer any questions regarding accommodation, visas, bank accounts etc. to make that transition a little bit easier.

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Get the help you need
Click here for more details on how can help you make the move to becoming a teacher in the UK!

Travelling around Europe is also very popular among our community of teachers from New Zealand, and will provide you with a lifetime of memories from visiting places like Oktoberfest, Gallipoli, Dublin, the Eiffel Tower, La Tomatina, Leaning Tower of Pisa, The Colosseum, Venice and much, much more!

Why join our New Zealand Relocation Programme?

As a member of the TeacherActive team, you can expect to enjoy the following benefits:

  • Market-leading daily rates of pay
  • An opportunity to gain a long term contract prior to your arrival in the UK
  • FREE flights to the UK up to a value of $1,000 NZD*
  • Guaranteed Pay Schemes
  • Help finding accommodation and best flight prices
  • Assistance with setting up a UK bank account and NI number
  • Support and guidance from your dedicated relocation consultant
  • High level support from one of the largest UK education agencies and the school itself
  • Opportunity to enhance and develop as a teacher
  • Assistance / advice on relocation and travel


*For Terms and Conditions please contact TeacherActive

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