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).

The remote schools and regions

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Alice Springs region

With 28 very remote Indigenous schools, the Alice Springs region has the most remote schools in the Territory. Located at the heart of Australia, the region’s desert landscapes are home to the iconic Uluru and the MacDonnell Ranges. More information

Arnhem region

The Arnhem region on the coast of the Arafura Sea has 14 very remote Indigenous schools in communities on small off-shore islands and the mainland. More information

Barkly region

The Barkly region has 16 remote Indigenous schools and approximately nine Indigenous groups call the region home. With sweeping grasslands and several huge cattle stations, the region is rich in pioneering and war history. More information

Katherine region

Sweeping from the Gulf of Carpentaria to the Western Australia border, the Katherine region has 15 very remote Indigenous schools. With a national park, hot springs, waterfalls and stunning gorges there is always plenty to see and do. More information

Palmerston and Rural region

The Palmerston and Rural region has 9 very remote Indigenous schools with spectacular scenery. The region is home to Darwin, the Territory's capital and includes the Tiwi Islands, Litchfield and Kakadu.
More information

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.