47 Schools in Hunter/Central Coast, New South Wales
Primary and Secondary School
QTS for teachers qualified in Aus. and NZ
The Department for Education have now confirmed that as of April 1st 2012, teachers whom have qualified in Australia and New Zealand will now be recognised as qualified teachers and awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in England without being required to undertake any further training or assessment.
As well as being eligible to work in the UK, overseas trained teachers (OTTs) will need to have a fully recognised teaching qualification and, in some instances, registration from their country of origin. Teachers can apply for UK Qualified Teachers Status (QTS) by completing the following form:
QTS Application for Teachers from Australia and New Zealand.
For more information on how to gain QTS as an overseas trained teacher please visit the Department for Education's website by clicking here.