Australian Professional Standards for Teachers - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You must comply with this standard if you intend to teach at a school as a casual relief, temporary or permanent position teacher. The standard promotes excellence in the profession of teaching and school leadership in order to improve educational outcomes. Additionally, they provide a framework that teachers are required to comply with in the areas of:

  • knowledge
  • practice
  • professional engagement.

You must be able to demonstrate compliance with this standard if you intend to be registered as a teacher in the Australian Capital Territory.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

ACT Teacher Quality Institute Act 2010 ACT

Regulation(s) name

ACT Teacher Quality Institute Regulation 2010 ACT

Administering agency

Teacher Quality Institute

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries

Teacher Quality Institute

Operating address: Ground Floor
170 Haydon Drive
Bruce
Australian Capital Territory 2617
Mailing address: PO BOX 263
Jamison Centre, Australian Capital Territory 2614
Phone: 02 62058867
Fax: 02 62054577