A career in education and early childhood development can be stimulating, satisfying and rewarding, and provides the opportunity to influence and shape many lives.

The Department employs principals, assistant principals, teachers and education support employees in Victorian government schools and public service employees who support the delivery of education and early childhood programs in Victoria.

For information about careers in education and early childhood, select from the following.

Get qualified

How to become a teacher in VictoriaExternal Link

Find a job

School and other education or early childhood jobsExternal Link – links provided on this landing page to access the online recruitment system. Select to search for School Jobs or Public Service Jobs

Special attraction and recruitment programs

Overview of careers in education including special attraction and recruitment programs

Reviewed 24 February 2023

Policy last updated

15 June 2020


  • Schools
  • School councils
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