Faculty of Education and Social Work


The registration and certification process for social workers and teachers


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Once you have completed your formal qualification with the Faculty of Education and Social Work, you must become formally certified by the Social Worker's Registration Board (for social workers) or registered by the Education Council of New Zealand (for teachers) in order to legally work in New Zealand as a social worker or teacher. To learn about these processes click on the relevant links below. 

 

To find out how to become a registered social worker, click here. 

 

To find out how to become a fully certified teacher, click here.