The average salary for a Primary School Teacher at Department of Education and Training Nsw Australia in Australia is AU$62,287.
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Job Description for Primary School Teacher
Primary school teachers instruct children who are typically in grades one through five or six and between six and eleven years old. The goal of educating pupils at this age is to lay the firm foundations of reading comprehension, writing, and math, and primary school teachers also use these fundamentals to teach broader foundation knowledge in subjects like science and social studies. They also help to ensure that developmental subjects in the arts and physical education are taught as well. In …Read more
Primary School Teacher Tasks
- Connect curriculum standards to daily objectives, teaching children according to instructional goals.
- Communicate student progress to parents and guardians.
- Develop and implement activities, classroom materials, and resources.
- Monitor and evaluate student progress and achievement.
- Manage a safe and hygienic classroom environment, ensuring physical and mental security.
Popular Employer Salaries for Primary School Teacher
The top respondents for the job title Primary School Teacher are from the companies Department of Education, Department of Education and Training Western Australia and Catholic. Reported salaries are highest at Department of Education and Training Western Australia where the average pay is AU$103,467. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Catholic, earning around AU$95,628. Al-Taqwa College pays the lowest at around AU$84,500. Department of Education also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying AU$86,712.
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