Explore teaching courses by career outcome

Gain a qualification in the field of education and prepare to make a real difference in the lives of others and help shape futures. With a broad range of course options from certificates to postgraduate degrees, you can find a course to get you started in the industry or achieve your career goals.

Find the right course for you by selecting a role and exploring education pathways.

Early Childhood Teacher

Most common salary$65k
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Primary School Teacher

Most common salary$77k
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Secondary School Teacher

Most common salary$77k
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Teacher's Aide

Most common salary$58k
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What’s it like to work in teaching?

Find out what people working in the industry are saying about teaching careers.

Most rewarding aspects

Shaping young minds
Extended amount of paid annual leave
Making a real difference in people's lives

Common challenges

Communicating with parents and caregivers
Having to bring work home
Behaviour management
Teaching workers surveyed on SEEK

Did you know?

The education sector is a fast-growing industry with very strong future growth prospects across a range of roles.
While most education roles require a university degree, there are a variety of career opportunities that require a certificate or diploma for entry, so you can get into a job sooner.
With a broad age profile, careers in education are suited to a range of people, no matter what point of working life you're at!

Teaching courses

Find out what qualifications are commonly held by people working in the teaching industry.

Australia

Certificate III in Education Support

This qualification will prepare you to assist both teachers and children in a classroom environment.
21Institutions offer this course
+ 18 more

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood/Primary)

This qualification will prepare you for a role as a Early Childhood Teacher or a Primary School Teacher.
9Institutions offer this course
+ 6 more

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

This qualification will prepare you for a role as a Primary School Teacher.
22Institutions offer this course
+ 19 more

Explore teaching courses by career outcome

Have a career goal in mind? Find out what courses can get you there.

Early Childhood Teacher

Most common salary$65k
Job satisfaction
Find a course

Primary School Teacher

Most common salary$77k
Job satisfaction
Find a course

Secondary School Teacher

Most common salary$77k
Job satisfaction
Find a course

Teacher's Aide

Most common salary$58k
Job satisfaction
Find a course