What does it mean to teach in the territory?


Do you put your students at the centre of your work? Are you driven to make a difference?

Teaching in the Territory is a chance to make an impact on Territory youth and build brighter futures. Our teachers are community-minded, passionate and driven to make a difference in our communities.


We understand where we are, where we are going and how we will get there. Are you ready to grow with us?

A career in the NT is a chance to experience a rich and diverse culture, all while nurturing tomorrows leaders. Our educators are given greater opportunities to expand their skills and grow as both individuals and professionals.


Are you determined to reach your ambitions and build brighter futures for students?

The Territory offers impressive career acceleration opportunities for teachers driven by ambition and passion for educating the next generation.

Life as an educator


Homegrown Territorian Katie shares a snapshot of how rewarding her role is as a teacher at Bakewell Primary School.


Moving from Tasmania to explore new opportunities, Jess has an extraordinary story to share from her time working in one of the most culturally-rich parts of the country.

Recruitment Process


Employment Eligibility


Application Submission




Merit Selection


Final Assessment