1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS teach one or more subjects within a prescribed curriculum to secondary school students and promote students' physical, mental, social, emotional and intellectual development.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this unit group is a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks Include:

  • presenting subject matter using a range of teaching techniques and materials
  • preparing, administering and marking tests, projects and assignments to evaluate students' progress, and recording the results
  • discussing individual progress and problems with students and parents and seeking advice from student counsellors or senior teachers
  • maintaining discipline in classrooms and other school areas
  • participating in staff meetings, educational conferences and workshops


This section contains the following subsection :
              2413-11 Secondary School Teacher

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