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Teaching opportunities in remote Central Australia
The Northern Territory Government is looking for talented and committed qualified teachers who are seeking a rewarding challenge in a unique environment.
As a teacher in a remote Indigenous community of Central Australia, you will have the opportunity to develop your career through a unique desert teaching experience like no other. You will support young Territorians to reach their potential and help build brighter futures.
Teachers are required for schools in Indigenous communities which may cater early childhood, primary and secondary students (depending on the school/location).
Neutral Downs (Tara)
|Full-time assistant teachers:
|Average student attendance:
||Preschool to Middle
|Distance to main town:
||230km south of Tennant Creek by road.
Neutral Junction School is located on Neutral Junction Station, 230km south of Tennant Creek. The feeder area includes Crawford Range, Tara and Barrow Creek communities. The population of the surrounding community is approximately 50. The community can be accessed via road; 4WD is recommended and access is dependent on weather conditions.
Neutral Junction school is a member of the Barkly Group School and provides education services for students from preschool to middle years. The school has a jointly developed common literacy and numeracy with Stirling School in an effort to better coordinate education delivery as students regularly move between these two schools.