As part of the NSW Teacher Supply Strategy, the NSW Department of Education is launching the Mathematics Retraining Program to support experienced teachers to reskill as a secondary mathematics teacher or upskill as a head teacher - mathematics.

The Mathematics Mentoring Program offers current mathematics teachers an opportunity to further develop their leadership and mathematical skills by becoming a mentor and supporting participants of the Mathematics Retraining Program.

The Mathematics Mentoring Program is a 12-month program. Mentors will have the opportunity to access fully-funded professional learning, dedicated release time and facilitated networking events.

Financial incentives
  • Travel and accommodation expenses paid when attending in-person program events (including induction and networking experiences)
Professional development
  • Complete a fully-funded and flexible professional learning course
  • Receive 0.1 FTE release time funding to engage in program mentoring
Networking opportunities
  • Engage with fellow program mentors through facilitated networking opportunities
  • Become a future leader in mathematics

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