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ANZSCO 249214 - Registered Migration Australia

A music teacher (private tuition) teaches students in the practice and theory of art in private training establishments. In Australia a music teacher (private tuition) is a Skill Level 1 occupation.





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Group: 2492 Private Tutors and Teachers


Job Description - Registered Migration Australia

The job of a music teacher (private tuition) in Australia is to teach students in the practice, theory and performance of subjects, such as art, dance, drama and music, in private training establishments.




  • planning programs of study for individual students and groups
  • preparing and presenting material on the theory of the subject area
  • instructing and demonstrating practical aspects of the subject area
  • assigning problems and exercises relative to students' training needs and talents
  • assessing students and offering advice, criticism and encouragement
  • revising curricula, course content, course materials and methods of instruction
  • preparing students for examinations, performance and assessments
  • keeping abreast of developments in the subject area by attending professional conferences, seminars and courses, reading current literature, and talking with colleagues
  • may arrange visits and tours to professional exhibitions and performances
  • may organise for exhibitions or performances of students' work



Skill Level
Most occupations in the music teacher (private tuition) unit group (Group 2492) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).


Occupations within the Music Teacher (private tuition) Group



Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same teaching 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


  • Music Teacher (Private Tuition) is currently assessed VETASSESS - (Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services); more info regarding assessment bodies.


Average Income

The average salary for a Music Teacher (Private Tuition) in Australia is $ 19,598 for male employees and $ 23,636 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 29.5 Females: 36.0 Persons: 33.6

Source: (Group 2492) Private tutors and teachers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016




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