Become a SNZ examiner

Qualifications required to be a Speech NZ Examiner

  • LSB (Speech and Drama)
  • LSB (Public Speaking)
  • Or equivalent qualifications from another acknowledged examination entity
  • Proven familiarity with the Speech New Zealand syllabi and culture

Before starting out on the process to become a Performance Examiner, candidates must hold at least one of the qualifications listed above, and be working towards completing a second Licentiate or its endorsement.

Process to become a Speech NZ Examiner

Apply to Speech New Zealand enclosing a copy of an up-to-date C.V. with 2 references (preferably one referee who is known to Speech New Zealand), and a covering letter.

Speech NZ is always looking for appropriately qualified speech teachers who are interested in taking the next step in their career by becoming an examiner.  We provide extensive support to prospective examiners as well as an annual professional development and accreditation seminar.

Speech New Zealand

PO Box 12-023

Wellington 6144


Tel:  (04) 498-9660