Current opportunities

The Northern Territory currently has opportunities for permanent and temporary classroom teaching positions.

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Read more about the new rates for temporary and relief teaching positions.

Employment eligibility

To apply for a teacher position in the Northern Territory you need to meet all of the following requirements:

  • Registration with the Teacher Registration Board of the Northern Territory
  • Possession of a Northern Territory OCHRE card Working with Children Clearance
  • Graduates completing initial teacher education (ITE) courses after 1 July 2016 are required to provide proof of successful completion of the National Literacy and Numeracy Test for ITE students
  • Copies of relevant teaching qualification certificate/s and transcripts
  • Minimum two referees that should comprise of a principal, assistant principal or equivalent and your most recent employer will be contacted. If you are a graduate, referee reports are not required as your final practicum report is sufficient; if you are a Charles Darwin University or Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education graduate, your exit interview is sufficient.

Last updated: 12 October 2017