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Over 130 permanent teaching positions available

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Over 130 ongoing teaching roles have opened in country and metropolitan public schools across South Australia.

The positions are a great opportunity for recent education graduates and current teachers looking to secure permanent employment in a state government school.

There are also a range of incentives and entitlements to support those choosing to work in rural and remote schools, such as relocation and housing subsidies, financial benefits and additional salary raises.


Applications for ongoing country and category 1 and 2 metropolitan teaching positions will open for 2 weeks from Thursday 1 June through to Thursday 15 June 2017. For more information and to apply visit the DECD Jobs page.

All applicants must currently be registered or be able to register with the Teacher Registration Board of South Australia prior to applying to the position.

Quotes attributable to Executive Director People and Culture, Laura Schonfeldt

Working in public education is a truly rewarding experience, and I encourage those looking to secure an ongoing teaching role to apply for these positions.

Positions located in the country provide a real sense of community. They are a great opportunity for people to develop their career by progressing through school leadership roles, providing a strong foundation for future employability.

The public education system presents broad and diverse career opportunities, and the positive contribution our educators make to the lives of children, young people and their families during their careers is highly rewarding.