The Turn to Teaching Internship Program (TTT Program) will provide aspiring teachers with financial support while they complete their post-graduate studies, making a career change into the teaching profession more attractive by reducing the financial impact of commencing a degree in teaching.
Position status Contract
Position type Flexible
Occupational group Education & Training
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City, Brisbane - North, Brisbane - South, Brisbane - East, Brisbane - West, Cairns region, Central West Qld, Darling Downs - Maranoa, Far North Qld, Gold Coast, Ipswich region, Logan - Beaudesert, Mackay region, Moreton Bay - North, Moreton Bay - South, North West Qld, Rockhampton region,South West Qld, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba region, Townsville region, Wide Bay
Job ad reference QLD/CO384837/21
Closing date 31-Oct-2021
Yearly salary $1 - $64394
Contact person Turn To Teaching Project Team
Contact details 07 3055 2863 and TurnToTeaching@qed.qld.gov.au
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Completing an internship in a Queensland Government state school will provide you with additional classroom experience while you study, building your confidence to step into the classroom in a permanent teaching role with the Department of Education. Additionally, you will be engaged in a supportive and diverse school community and have an opportunity to experience living and working in a rural or remote location.
Successful applicants will receive a scholarship payment of $20,000 in their first year of post-graduate study and full-time paid employment in an internship position at a Queensland state school (with a reduced workload - 50%) while completing their second year of post-graduate study.
Eligibility for the TTT program
To be eligible applicants must:
How to apply
Intake for the 2022 TTT Program is limited, however subsequent intakes will be advertised for 2023 and 2024.
Successful applicants will receive a conditional offer of placement into the TTT Program until evidence of enrolment into the relevant post-graduate ITE course at either Griffith University or University of Southern Queensland is provided.
A formal letter of offer and deed will be provided upon confirmation of enrolment into the ITE course.
The Queensland Government is the executive branch and democratic administrative authority of the state of Queensland, Australia. A federated state under a parliamentary constitutional monarchy which was formed in 1859, Queensland's governmental structure is set out on the Constitution of Queensland. Since the Federation of Australia in 1901, Queensland has been a State of Australia, with the Constitution of Australia regulating the relationships between all state and territory governments and the Australian Government. Under the Australian Constitution, all states and territories (including Queensland) ceded powers relating to certain matters to the federal government.