How to Ace Your Next Job Interview as a Teacher

The more you prepare, the better you’ll do. Making sure you are prepared for your interview can make a huge difference, but what do you prepare?

8 Simple Strategies for Effective Classroom Communication

Effective communication is a crucial component of teaching. It allows teachers to share information, give feedback, and build relationships with their students.

A Northern Territory teacher stands in her classroom, leaning on a student's desk on both arms. She smiles and looks at one of her students. There are many students at desks in the classroom working on their projects.

What is the Pay Rate for NT Teachers?

As a beginning teacher, you will be paid $77,047 per year. An experienced teacher will be paid according to the table below:

What Does it Mean to be a Graduate Teacher?

If you haven’t met the standards by the time you graduate, you will not be able to become a registered teacher and teach in Australian classrooms. 

A young male teacher is sitting on a desk at the front of his classroom. He is pointing at one of his high school students and smiling. The students have their hands up to answer a question.

What Does it Mean to Be a Proficient Teacher?

Different states in Australia have different processes for certifying their teachers as Proficient. All of them will involve gathering evidence.

3.5 Use Effective Classroom Communication

It’s not about what you’re teaching, or even the strategies that you’re using to teach it. It’s about how you, as a person, interact with young people.

A young male teacher is smiling and pointing at the camera with one hand. In his other hand, he is holding a piece of chalk, poised to start writing on the blackboard behind him.

What Does it Mean to be a Highly Accomplished Teacher?

Reaching this stage takes experience and passion for teaching. You’ll need to know your stuff, but you also become an integral part of your school community. 

A teacher is sitting on the floor to reach her young students' table. They are sitting at the table building things with blocks. The teacher is helping one of the students and smiling at him.

What is the Pay Rate for QLD Teachers?

The pay rates for each classification level are in the table below. This also includes the pay increase that teachers will receive midway through 2023

Writing Good Notes as a Mentor Teacher

A mentor teacher can make or break a teacher’s career. One of the most important things you can do as a mentor is to write good notes.

3.4 Select and Use Resources

From worksheets to digital platforms, videos to physical manipulatives. The more resources you are familiar with, the more options you have for your students.