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ANZSCO 249111 - Registered Migration Australia


An education adviser conducts educational research and develops course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions. In Australia an education adviser is a Skill Level 1 occupation.





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Group: 2491 Education Advisers and Reviewers


Job Description - Registered Migration Australia


The job of an education adviser in Australia is to conduct educational research, develop course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions. They review and examine the work of teachers and the results from curriculum programs in school settings.



  • consulting with teachers, principals and administrative officials of educational institutions to coordinate educational programs and provide advice
  • identifying and evaluating developments in education by conducting research into educational systems
  • serving on committees to identify present and future needs within the educational system, and planning, developing and modifying facilities and programs
  • documenting subjects and courses developed, and evaluating new courses
  • organising and conducting workshops and conferences to train teachers in new programs and methods
  • applying knowledge of learning processes and school structures to develop operational and training programs, and submitting them for decision and funding
  • visiting schools and observing teachers in the classroom, noting pupil response, motivation and teaching techniques
  • discussing programs, records and teachers with School Principals to record academic performance of schools, welfare of pupils and performance of individual teachers
  • making suggestions to government officials about improvements to educational facilities, equipment, buildings and staff to ensure continued standards of education


Skill Level

Most occupations in the education advisor unit group (Group 2491) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).


Occupations within the Education Advisor Group


  • 249111 Education Adviser
  • 249112 Education Reviewer


Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same education group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.


English Requirement


  • IELTS result with a minimum score of 6 (L, R, W), 7 in speaking and 7 overall;
  • OET result with a minimum grade B in all sections;
  • TOEFL iBT with a minimum score (L:12 R:13 W:21 S:23 overall L93);
  • PTE Academic with a minimum score of 50 (L, R, W), 65 in speaking and 65 overall


  • Australian Graduate Exceptions apply in some states/territories
  • Priority Skilled Lists may apply a specific requirement in some states/territories
  • Countries exempt from submitting IELTS or OET include the UK; Canada; New Zealand; US; and Ireland


Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.



Assessment Authority


  • Education Adviser is currently assessed with VETASSESS - (Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services); more information regarding assessment bodies


Average Income

The average salary for an Education Adviser in Australia is $ 86,411 for male employees and $ 70,325 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 46.4 Females: 44.6 Persons: 45.0


Source: (Group 2491) Education advisers and reviewers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016



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