Primary Teaching

  • Harriet Abbott, Cashmere Primary School.
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Teaching and learning is founded on meaningful interactions. Primary Teaching allows you to encourage and discover children's lifelong potential and make a real difference to their lives.

If you are energetic, creative, and enjoy working with kids, teaching is the right career for you.

Contact us

For more details on entry requirements and the application process, see the Guide to Applying.

Te Kura Whakangungu Kaiako | School of Teacher Education

Phone +64 3 369 3333

Level 5, Rehua building – see campus maps

Postal address
Te Kaupeka Ako | Faculty of Education
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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