New partnership opens opportunities for UK teachers

Migration Associates are delighted to announce a new strategic relationship with Education Personnel - a New Zealand company that specialises in matching skilled and passionate teachers from around the world with suitable positions in New Zealand schools. Education Personnel is the New Zealand Ministry of Education’s preferred recruitment provider, giving UK education staff an amazing opportunity to fulfil their dream of living and working in New Zealand.

The company has offices in Auckland and Wellington, and provide recruitment services to schools and early childhood centres throughout NZ. They’ve been a leader in education recruitment for over 20 years, and focus on providing top quality recruitment and human resource services, including day-to-day relief, long term and permanent recruitment as well as specialist personnel services.

Borey Chum, Managing Director of Migration Associates, says of the partnership, “As New Zealand Visa specialists we regularly help individuals who work in the education sector, so we’re pleased to be able to forge this new strategic relationship with Education Personnel and offer extra support to their candidates who are looking for work in New Zealand. As the New Zealand immigration system evolves, having a job in place for your NZ visa application becomes increasingly important, so we are constantly looking to help candidates achieve their NZ dream and providing them with the advice needed on the immigration side of things.”

Kristina Appleby, National Team Leader at Education Personnel says, “At Education Personnel we care deeply about our clients’ best interests and Migration Associates shares that philosophy completely. We trust them to hold to the same high standards that we provide to our own clients. Values such as transparency and trust, and achieving the best outcomes for our clients is what makes our working relationship so beneficial.”

Three Teachers in School Corridor

The latest Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment figures show that Education & Training as an employment sector is growing considerably in New Zealand, up 0.9% month on month in September, and up 15.6% year on year. This is good news for individuals in the UK who work within the education sector, as opportunities continue to open up in New Zealand.

As part of the ongoing relationship, Education Personnel supply Migration Associates with their latest vacancies, so you can find jobs directly on our new Teaching Jobs section of the website. For their full list of current occupations please visit their site.

Migration Associates is proud to work closely with Education Personnel in the future and to offer our clients further assistance in their journey towards living and working in New Zealand.