Early Childhood and Secondary Teachers: Skills Assessment

April 10, 2018BY Visafast ( 0 ) Comment

Learn more about one of the most demanding jobs in Australia

Ey Childhood and Secondary Teaching has been in the MLTSSL for quite a while now. If you would like to migrate to Australia you should give this occupation a thought. This option is also for international students who have finished bachelors in another occupation but would like to do masters in teaching…

The skills assesment body for teacher is AITSL{Australian Institute of Teaching And School Leadership}.

The assesment steps for these are as follows

2-English language proficiency

Early Childhood Teacher

1-You need to finish at-least 4 years of full time or part time equivalent study at university level that results in a qualification. This must include a relevant teacher qualification but doesn’t have to be necessarily in the field of teaching. The qualification has to be at-least AQF level 7{ Australian Qualification Framework}
2-Minimum of one year full time{or part time} university level study of Early Childhood{ Pre Primary school teacher}
3-45 days of supervised training/ supervised teaching practice with students{0- 8 years}

Secondary Teacher

1-Just like the Early Childhood Teacher profession, this would also entail a minimum of bachelor degree{AQF level 7} or higher
2-Minimum of one year full time{or part time} university level study of Secondary school teacher education
3-45 days of supervised training/ supervised teaching practice with students{13-18 years}

Supervised training/ teaching practice 

1-Supervised teaching practice is very important for your degree to be assessed by AITSL. You need to be in a school placement and engaged in teaching and learning process with school students.
2-All training provided must be under a qualified teacher and university education staff. For you to get your degree assessed for migration purposes, you would need an official certificate statement form the university awarding the ITE qualification. With proper university letter head which is signed and dated by the appropriate representative. Duration of supervised training and age range of student taught also has t be mentioned.

English Language Proficiency

To meet the requirement of AITSL skills assesment, you will need to have taken academic version of IELTS with the following score with validity of 24 months.
1-Minimum of 7.0 for reading
2-Minimum of 7.0 for writing
3-Minimum of 8.0 for speaking
4-Minimum of 8.0 for listening

Onshore applicants from Australian Universities 

Recent graduate from Australian universities need to
1-Have final transcript for each year of study.
2-Completion letter from the university

All assessments are valid for 2 years and it can take upto 10 weeks for the result. Appeals in case of assessments being negative can be done within 60 days after the decision was made
For further assistance on you migration queries feel free to contact us

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