This placement must be completed in a 20 day block in a secondary school setting where the pre-service teacher will be assessed against all of the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. The pre-service teacher will be responsible for a minimum of 14 hours* of teaching per week in their curriculum area(s) of study.
*Depending upon timetables of the school, the pre-service teacher may have to adjust this to accommodate.
Graduate Level Placements
This is the final placement where the pre-service teacher is assessed against all of the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers at the Graduate Level as per BOSTES requirements.
Placements that can be accepted
- Mainstream secondary school classrooms in the pre-service teacher's curriculum area(s) of study.
Placements that cannot be accepted
- Placement in a primary school classroom
- Placement solely in an area not being studied by the pre-service teacher
- Any placement type that varies from a mainstream classroom setting