Innovative initial teacher education (ITE) programs seek to boost the supply of teachers in Victorian government secondary schools, particularly in outer-metropolitan, rural and remote locations and priority subject areas.
The Department is working in partnership with the following 5 universities to attract and train local teachers for eligible government schools:
- Australian Catholic University
- Deakin University
- Federation University
- Monash University
- University of Melbourne.
All program participants (Participants) will be formally matched with a host school for the duration of the Innovative ITE program.
For each participating university’s program, resources for host schools and Participants are available on the . These resources provide information on the innovative ITE programs and the expectations of each party.
Secondary schools that are or would be interested in participating in the program may contact the Schools Recruitment Unit on:
Participants should contact their university for all enrolment and program queries.
Reviewed 16 February 2021