Teachers from New Zealand

Thinking about teaching in the UK?

There are plenty of reasons to take the leap and go for a teaching job overseas. To view our latest teacher jobs in the UK please keep scrolling on this page! 

We work in partnership with top schools in 11 of the UK’s most exciting locations, letting you sample the best of UK culture, whether that’s the restaurants, nightclubs or the excitement of living in a global city. 

Every year we help more and more teachers from New Zealand make the move and start teaching in the UK. Whether you crave the excitement of a global city like London, or would prefer to experience the idyllic English countryside, we’re here to make sure your experience is tailored to you, letting you take the most away from your teaching experience as a UK school teacher. 

As one of the leading teaching agencies in New Zealand, we know each of our schools inside and out, and help them to recruit the very best Primary, Secondary and Special Needs Teachers, and School Support staff. 

Want to start the teaching adventure of a lifetime? Start your journey with Tradewind today.

Why work in the UK with Tradewind?

  • We offer an excellent relocation package including coverage of flight costs and general day-to-day support as you prepare to move (setting up bank accounts and finding a flat etc.) - you never have to feel like you're going it alone!

  • We offer more free and accredited professional development courses than any other UK education recruitment agency, helping you to feel supported and to hit the ground running in a new teaching environment 

  • We will listen attentively to your needs and ensure that the position you move for is the perfect fit for you

  • Expert and inside knowledge on each of our client schools means that you can feel informed about your decisions and prepare for what lies ahead.

  • We have amazing perks including social events, referral bonuses, and a chance to be entered into a prize draw to win a luxury holiday worth £2,000!

  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn *£350 per referral, click here and refer away!

We link in with Universities across New Zealand to help inform students about the vast array of teaching jobs we have in the UK, including:

  • University of Waikato, Hamilton
  • University of Otago, Otago/Southland
  • University of Canterbury, Christchurch
  • Victoria University, Wellington
  • Auckland University of Technology, Auckland
  • Massey University, Auckland

Want to start the teaching adventure of a lifetime, across some of England’s most exciting hotspots? Start your journey with Tradewind today!

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Options Long-term, Secondary Teacher, Barnet

Barnet, London



Options Permanent, Secondary Teacher, Hounslow

Hounslow, London


Relocation benefit after 60 days worked

Options Long-term, Primary Teacher, Brent

Brent, London

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