The department offers Step into Teaching Scholarships to support high-achieving science and mathematics graduates who would like to make a difference in the lives of young Queenslanders by becoming a state high school teacher.
Through this program, suitably-qualified individuals will be supported to obtain teaching qualifications and begin their careers in the rewarding and well-regarded teaching profession.
Congratulations to the following 2013 Step into Teaching scholarship recipients:
The Step into Teaching Scholarships are offered annually to individuals who hold relevant tertiary qualifications and who are prepared to undertake a one-year Graduate Diploma in Education, (or an equivalent approved initial teacher education program), in at least one of the following high-demand, secondary curriculum areas:
After completion of the one-year, full-time study program, scholarship recipients who meet the teacher suitability requirements will secure permanent employment with the department. As beginning teachers, scholarship recipients will initially be appointed to a supportive rural or remote location, where they will have the opportunity to consolidate their skills and build a valuable experience base.
Step into Teaching Scholarship recipients receive:
Scholarship applicants must have a strong commitment to becoming a high school teacher.
Applicants must meet the specified eligibility criteria and be willing to fulfil the scholarship conditions, including a two year minimum service commitment as a teacher in a rural or remote Queensland state school.
Applications for 2014 Step into Teaching scholarships will open later this year. Please return to this page for information updates.
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This page was last reviewed on 11 Mar 2013