Mentor Teacher Programmes for primary, intermediate and secondary

Find out about our Mentor Teacher Programmes for 2023 at Kohia Centre, Auckland and ONLINE (nationwide).

2023 Primary, Intermediate and Secondary Programmes. Programmes are held at Kohia Centre and ONLINE

Primary and Intermediate

Auckland - Kohia Centre, Epsom

Session dates:

  • Tuesday, 20 June 2023
  • Tuesday, 1 August
  • Tuesday, 5 September 2023

Primary and Intermediate

ONLINE Mentor Teacher Programme 

Session dates

  • Wednesday, 24 May 2023
  • Wednesday, 21 June 2023
  • Wednesday, 02 August 2023

Secondary Mentor Teacher Programme

Auckland - Kohia Centre, Epsom

Session dates:

  • Friday, 17 March 2023
  • Friday, 12 May 2023
  • Friday, 09 June 2023

This three-day programme will enable mentor teachers to support beginner teachers to undertake inquiry into effective pedagogy. Over three sessions the programme will cover:

Introduction to the Mentor Teacher role

  • Relevant Teaching Council updates 
  • Code and Standards for the Teaching Profession
  • The induction and mentoring programmes, roles and responsibilities
  • Use of the 0.2 allowance
  • Documentation requirements and the registration process

Inquiry into Practice

  • Observation of practice and feedback to teachers
  • Analysing teacher practice
  • Ongoing mentoring and reporting, keeping track of naturally occuring evidence.