Important information regarding job applications

We are pleased to launch our new Teacher Recruitment System. To avoid any inconvenience to applicants who submitted applications through the previous system please be aware that we are not able to transfer those applications to the new system. Previous applicants are asked to resubmit their application in the new system if they still wish to be considered for employment.

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We thank you for your patience and look forward to receiving an application from you.

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).

Titjikala

Region: Alice Springs
Full-time teachers: 3
Full-time assistant teachers: 2
Enrolments: 31
Average student attendance: 71
School years: Preschool to Middle
Indigenous students: 100%
Distance to main town: 130km south of Alice Springs by road.
Community population: 270

Titjikala School is located 130km south of Alice Springs in the community of Titjikala on Maryvale Station. The population of the surrounding community is approximately 270; the residents are predominantly Luritja and Pitjantjatjara people, however there are some Aranda people. The community can be accessed via road, 4WD only, and the road is impassable in wet weather. Titjikala can also be accessed via air through air charter services only.

Titjikala School is part of the Lasseter Group School and provides education services to students from preschool to middle years. A childcare centre/preschool is run within the community by its members. Most secondary aged students attend Yirara College in Alice Springs or the Wiltja Program in Adelaide.

Teach remote NT Carly Doyle
Teach remote NT Carly Doyle
Carly Doyle Charlie Maillis
Carly Doyle Charlie Maillis
Clare Schoeller Julie-Anne Spina
Clare Schoeller Julie-Anne Spina
Leah Jones Matt Gale
Leah Jones Matt Gale
Ryan Campbell Sharelle Furner
Ryan Campbell Sharelle Furner
Shontelle Dougherty Leah Jones
Shontelle Dougherty Leah Jones

Visit the Department of Education Directory for Northern Territory school contacts and locations.