If you are inspired by the world around you and wish to make a positive difference in the lives of young people, then a career in teaching or education could be for you. You will introduce children to the world of learning, and start them on their road to reading, writing, and mathematics. It's a very rewarding and satisfying career in which you can make a real difference in children's lives. Primary teachers work with children in Years 1 to 8 (ages 5 to 13) in primary, intermediate, middle, and area schools.The BTchLn(Primary) is a professional qualification that prepares you for a rewarding career as a primary school teacher. There are a number of study options available to students including:full-time or part-time study on campus in Ōtautahi Christchurchfull-time in Whakatū Nelson by a mix of face-to-face and distance studyfull-time or part-time study by distance.