Resources to support graduate and mentor teachers

Resources are available to give teachers practical steps for navigating their first year in the classroom

Resources for graduate teachers

The Department has created a suite of resources to support graduate teachers. These resources are part of the Department's investment into high-quality professional learning for teachers.

The starting a job in a government school webpage delivers an extensive range of online tools and guides, including:

Resources for mentors

The Department is also investing in those teachers who will be taking on a mentor role to graduate teachers in their schools. Mentor-teachers play a crucial role in effective induction and helping graduate teachers as they start their career. Resources for mentors include:

Graduate Teacher Conference

The Department's annual Graduate Teacher Conference will take place in Term 3 across every region and area.

Find out more about the Graduate Teacher Conference
Build your professional practice and resilience as professional educators

The free conferences provide graduate teachers with face-to-face professional learning opportunities - forging important local support systems and professional networks. Registrations will open in Term 1, 2020.