Classification & Accreditation
What do I need to be eligible to teach?
To be employed as a teacher, whether applying for permanent or casual positions, in the Parramatta Catholic system of schools you require:
- classification by the Catholic Education Office, Parramatta
- accreditation according to the NSW Institute of Teachers
- compliance with NSW child Protection Legislation
Classification and accreditation require evidence of qualifications, experience and an authority to work, if not an Australian resident.
What do I need to do to meet these requirements?
Follow the link below to complete an application for classification. Certified copies of all supporting documentation, as outlined at the end of the application process, should be submitted to:
Catholic Education Office
Locked Bag 4
North Parramatta NSW 1750
Once the supporting documentation has been received and reviewed, your application for classification will be complete.
Application for Classification can be found at
NSW Institute of Teachers accreditation is required. If you have not previously been accredited, you may apply at the Institute’s website at http://www.nswteachers.nsw.edu.au/.
If you require any further information please contact:
Classification with the CEO Parramatta
p 9840 5756
NSW Institute of Teachers Accreditation
p 9840 5698
For further information on Teaching in a Catholic school click here.