9 Aug 2018

Young Auckland teacher welcomes allowance plan

From Morning Report, 7:47 am on 9 August 2018

Young teachers who are considering leaving Auckland for jobs somewhere cheaper say a housing allowance would help them stay. Their union, the PPTA, has tabled a claim with the Ministry of Education for payments of up to $100 a week for teachers working in expensive areas like Auckland and Queenstown. Teacher Paul Stephens talks to Guyon Espiner.