A working holiday is an ideal way to truly experience the Kiwi culture.
The New Zealand Working Holiday Visa Scheme gives young people, aged between 18 and 30, the chance to travel to New Zealand and work during their stay. Depending on which country you’re coming from you can stay anywhere from 12 months to 23 months.
Please refer to Immigration.govt.nz for details
To qualify for this scheme you must:
To find our whether you are eligible for this programme, please contact us and we’ll let you know as soon as possible.
Every week on Monday (except for the weeks that include Christmas and New Year).
3 – 48 Weeks
Once you’ve successfully completed this course you can; Travel or work (Visa conditions apply) in New Zealand.
On completion of this course, you will come away with a General English Certificate from New Zealand Institute of Education – plus plenty of great memories
This government department funds institutes to accept local domestic students. This means that New Zealanders can study at NZIE and also access the Student Loan and Allowance scheme to support them through their studies. https://www.tec.govt.nz/
Domestic and international students must have completed:
NZQF level 5, or
a 3-year Diploma, or
in a field related to the applicant’s chosen major for the Advanced Management, International Marketing, and Hospitality Management majors; in an engineering discipline for the Engineering Management major; or in a health care-related discipline for the Healthcare Management major.
In lieu of a formal qualification, applicants may apply if they have at least three years suitable work experience. Under this criteria it is expected the work experience be directly related to the field the applicant wishes to major. The suitability of the applicant will be assessed and decided by the NZIE Academic Board.
Applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to have an IELTS academic score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5, or TOEFL (pBT) score of 550 (with an essay score of 5 TWE), or TOEFL (iBT) score of 60 (with writing score of 18), or Cambridge English Examinations FCE, or FCE for schools, or CAE, or CPE with a score of 169. No less than 162 in each skill, or NZCEL Level 4, with the academic endorsement, or Pearson Test of English (Academic) with an Academic score of 50, or City & Guilds IESOL, B2 communicator or with a score of 66. Results must come from one test conducted in the last 2 years.