Registered Migration Australia


ANZSCO 249299 - Registered Migration Australia

This occupation group covers Private Tutors and Teachers not elsewhere classified. Private tutors and teachers (nec) in Australia 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 private tutor and teacher (nec) 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 private tutors and teachers (nec) 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 Private Tutors and Teachers (nec) Group



Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same private tutors and teachers 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


  • Private Tutors and Teachers (nec)  is currently assessed with VETASSESS - (Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services); more info regarding assessment bodies.


Average Income

The average salary for a Private Tutors and Teachers (nec) 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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