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Teach in Australia

Say 'G'day' to sunny Australia, with the beaches at your doorstep and iconic Aussie sights to explore.

Australia provides a wealth of experiences for anyone embarking on a working holiday or making a more permanent move. With an extensive network of partner schools nationally, we can always find the best fit for you. 
In addition to teaching, we also offer opportunities in:

  • Early Childhood
  • Education support (TA)
  • Special Needs Settings (SEN)
  • Outside School Hours Care (OSHC)
  • Administration staff

We're always here to support you every step of the way

We'll ensure your journey runs smoothly, providing: 

  • Guidance from expert consultants who’ve lived the dream themselves!
  • Assistance with visas from specialist immigration consultants
  • Help with state teaching registration, security clearances and setting up bank accounts
  • Work opportunities available pre-departure and upon arrival
  • Assistance in finding accommodation, local activities and travel advice
  • App-based management of your work schedule for convenience and reliability
  • Local events and online social platforms so you can connect with other travellers before departing

Meet Carly, Taryn and Camille! They are there for you each step of the way from the UK to Aus/ NZ!

Where can I work?

We have offices across Australia to help you get on your teaching career journey.

Australian Locations


Australian Recognised Qualifications
If you're a qualified Teacher in the UK and completed a 4-year degree or equivalent, your qualifications will be recognized in Australia and will you be eligible to teach there. You will be required to register with the appropriate state-based registration board for teaching. If you don't have a teaching qualification you will still be suitable for Support roles or Early Childhood (Nursery) roles. Early Childhood (Nursery) educators will need to have their qualifications assessed by Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) before they apply for their teaching registration or working with children check as appropriate.
Working VISA or Aus Working Rights
A number of visa options can be applicable, however the most common if you're aged 18-30 is a Working Holiday Visa.
Up to date CV
We will require an up to date version of your CV - please review our Resume tips. If you are applying for a contract or permanent role, we can provide a template specific to anzuk.
2 Work Referees
Please include two work references for us to contact, who can verify your experience and ability.
State-based requirements

Registration to teach and working with children clearances are managed independently from state to state as follows:

Upcoming Info Sessions

Want to learn more about going to Australia? Attend one of our upcoming info sessions to find out more.

Date & Time Subject Location Host Cost
Thu, 12 Jan 2023
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teach in Australia Webinar - UK and EU hosted

Take your Teaching skills to Australia and share them within Primary, Secondary and Early Childho...

anzuk education
Fri, 20 Jan 2023
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wellington - Teach in the UK or Australia Information Session
EP Education
Wellington North Island
anzuk Education
Tue, 24 Jan 2023
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Auckland - Teach in the UK or Australia Information Session
The Good Home
Mt Eden Auckland
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