12 Sep 2019

Auckland principal describes impact of teacher shortage

From Morning Report, 6:13 am on 12 September 2019

Auckland's primary school principals are worried that there has been no let up in the city's teacher shortage. They say nobody is applying for some of their job vacancies and they are not confident about finding enough staff for next year. Leandro Piantelli from Swanson School in West Auckland told RNZ's education correspondent John Gerritsen he is struggling to find teachers.