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Student Resource Package – School Specific Programs

Science and Technology (Reference 145)

The allocation for a Science and Technology teaching role is allocated via each regional office to 14 secondary or primary/secondary combined schools in remote or isolated areas.

The allocation is based on the SRP teacher average rate and the EFT is advised by the region.

This school specific program is designed to provide additional resources to schools in hard to staff rural areas that struggle to find a science specialist to provide specialised tuition to students attending the selected schools.


The following 4 secondary schools are eligible:

  • Dimboola Memorial Secondary College
  • Donald High School
  • St Arnaud Secondary College
  • Warracknabeal Secondary College.

The following 10 primary/secondary combined schools are eligible:

  • Murtoa College
  • Pyramid Hill College
  • Wedderburn College
  • Rainbow P-12 College
  • Charlton College
  • Wycheproof P–12 College
  • Nhill College
  • Kaniva College
  • Boort District P-12 School
  • Hopetoun P-12 College

Rate – 2024

Secondary teacher rates – $133,660


EFT × rate for these 14 specific schools only.

Reference 145 of the SRP Guide, providing information on the Science and Technology teaching role

Reviewed 31 December 2023

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