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Current teachers
Te Wā Whakatā Whakaako mō te Kaiako Matua Kura Kōhungahunga

Kindergarten Head Teachers' Sabbatical

Reflect, rejuvenate and undertake professional learning with a paid sabbatical
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A teacher reading a book to two young children

The Kindergarten Head Teachers' Sabbatical gives you paid leave for 10 weeks so you can reflect, rejuvenate and undertake professional learning. Each year, we offer 20 sabbaticals to kindergarten head teachers.

Application period currently closed

The application period for the 2024 Kindergarten Head Teachers’ Sabbatical is now closed. Application dates for the 2025 round are still to be confirmed.

Key sabbatical information

Kindergarten Head Teachers' Sabbatical
Number of sabbaticals available
20
Application period opening date
TBC
Application period closing date
TBC
Outstanding document due date
TBC
Notification date
TBC

Contact Us  

If you have any questions, we’re here to help.  

Email: teacher.studyawards@education.govt.nz

Freephone: 0800 165 225 

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