Talk Recruitment's services are free to teachers, teachers can create a profile and register interest in jobs on the site and there is no cost at any time in the process.

Centres can view teachers and express interest for free, they can post one-off or multiple jobs on the marketplace for free.  

Centres only pay fees if they hire a teacher for relief or permanent roles. For relief placements, there is a fixed daily fee for schools or hourly rates if ECE as per the current Talk Recruitment rate card.  
For permanent placements, a set percentage of the teachers salary is charged once a person is hired.

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We will work with centres to meet the challenging recruitment market we all face.  Please get in touch with us to discuss your needs and we will work with you make sure you can afford the services we offer.
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We work with centres all over New Zealand providing relief and permanent staff. Find out about the great incentives on offer with talk.

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Keen for work in ECE? Start your registration with talk by uploading your CV so our team can review and invite you to register for work in ECE.
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Browse relief and permanent jobs across New Zealand on the talk job board, it's free for teachers to access and find work.
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Our Relief Teacher Checklist

We work with ECE relief teachers that are true professionals in what they do. Teachers that have high standards, are excellent communicators and are ready to work on the days they are available.

Make a career out of relief teaching and get the many benefits relief teaching provides. We help unqualified and qualified ECE teachers.

We work with teachers that:
  • Are available 3-5 days each week
  • Are willing to travel
  • Are professional, turn up on time and do great work each day
  • Have experience working along side children in NZ
  • Have the right to work in New Zealand (work visa)

Enjoy Talk Incentives

  • The best pay rates in ECE
  • $250 sign on bonus for ECE qualified and registered teachers
  • Refer a qualified and registered friend and get $100 each
  • Refer a unqualified friend and get $50 each
  • We pay the annual teacher registration fee for qualified and registered teachers
  • We can help renew your teacher registration with free mentoring & support

    *conditions apply