Assessment for Migration
Assessment for Migration

Notification of Changes to AITSL Assessment Criteria

Effective 22 April 2016

Early Childhood (Pre-Primary school) teacher professional criterion

AITSL will now consider supervised teaching practice with children across the Birth to 8 years age range, completed as a compulsory component of a relevant initial teacher education qualification, towards meeting the supervised teaching practice requirements of the Professional criterion for Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teacher (ANZSCO 241111).

For more information refer to Notification of change to Early Childhood Pre-primary school teacher Professional Criterion (93KB PDF).


English language criterion for all school teacher occupations

AITSL will now accept suitable Academic IELTS Test Report Forms for tests undertaken during the 24 month period prior to submitting an AITSL skills assessment application. This is in keeping with the use of Academic IELTS for teacher registration purposes and the period IELTS can be verified.

For more information refer to Notification of change to English language criterion (112KB PDF).

School teacher occupations

The Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) Ltd is gazetted by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) as the assessing authority for the school teacher occupations listed in the Skilled Occupation List (SOL) and the Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) for the purpose of skilled migration.