Are you Aboriginal?

We are committed to increasing the number of Aboriginal employees in our department so that our workforce is representative of the wider NT community.

For opportunities to join the department you can review our how-to process and apply here. For early careers and entry level information explore the Starting your Career with NTG site.

For more information about working in the department, phone the Aboriginal Employment and Workforce Development team on 08 8999 5690 or email

Teaching – Growing our Future Scholarships

The Teaching – Growing Our Future Scholarship gives financial support to Aboriginal students studying full-time undergraduate (Bachelor of Education) or postgraduate (Master of Teaching) courses at Charles Darwin University in 2018.

Scholarship holders receive $15 000 per year (in two half payments of $7500) for up to four years for a Bachelor of Education and up to two years for a Master of Teaching.

To be eligible, you must live in the NT before you start your course and for the duration if it and you must complete your practicums at NT government schools.

Applications for the 2018 Teaching – Growing our Future scholarships open on Monday 27 November 2017 and close Friday 2 March 2018.
For more information about the Scholarships, please call  8999 5719 or email

Apply for a teaching scholarship and grow the Territory’s future.