Auckland schools struggling to find teachers

From Morning Report, 7:17 am on 12 September 2019

Auckland primary school principals are warning that the city's long-running teacher shortage is as bad as ever and some say it is worse. They say some job vacancies are attracting no applications at all, and schools are worried about finding enough staff for next year. The problem has dogged the city's schools for about three years, forcing them to to turn to overseas teachers and new graduates to fill the gaps. RNZ's education correspondent, John Gerritsen, reports.