School Counsellor Sponsorship Program

A school counsellor sponsorship gives you

Full-time teacher salary
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Tuition fees paid for
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Permanent school counsellor position

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Approved teachers, you could get paid to study to become a school counsellor in a NSW public school. The Department's School Counsellor Sponsorship Program has three sponsorship programs available, providing you with a fulltime teacher salary while you study.

The different programs are dependent on your current qualifications. Find out which one is right for you:

  1. Psychology sponsorship for teachers who have not completed a four year sequence of Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) approved psychology studies
  2. Rural counsellor sponsorship for rural teachers who have completed a three year sequence of Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) approved psychology studies
  3. Metro counsellor sponsorship for metro teachers who have completed a three year sequence of Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) approved psychology studies.

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Contact our Sponsored Training Team via sponsoredtraining@det.nsw.edu.au or phone 1300 300 634.