Choosing a career path can be an overwhelming experience, especially for students.
Information on this page will help parents, guardians, careers advisors and schools provide support to those who are interested in exploring teaching as a profession, and help spark curiosity in those who may not have considered it for themselves yet.
Resources for schools
These resources can help career advisors and schools to support students to
Discover a career in teaching.
These videos are available for promoting what students may discover through a career in teaching:
Share the benefits of a career in teaching with this
flyer, which details the steps to become a teacher.
These cards include the steps to become a teacher and space to tell your students why you think they would make a great teacher.
action cards onto card or paper, double sided, and cut to size.
Download, print out and pin these posters up as part of a careers display.
Social media and newsletter images
Use these images in your school newsletters and social media (make sure you use the #teachqld hashtag).
Future Teachers initiatives
We have developed a range of resources under the Future Teachers Project to support state schools to implement the Future Teachers Program and Future Teachers Club.
Following closure of the project, these resources have been made available for all state schools should they wish to implement a similar program or club structure within their school.
Queensland state school staff can access the following resources and more on the Future Teachers edStudio site:
- guidelines on program and club implementation
- club curriculum, including unit overviews, activity sheets and lesson plans
- program resources, including student folio templates.
Information about teaching careers
Parents and carers can direct their children to information on this website to help them decide if teaching is a suitable career for them. This includes:
If your child is already interested in pursuing teaching as a career, help ensure they are properly prepared for their teaching degree by knowing:
You can also contact your child's school directly for more information about teaching careers and study options.