Join the Team

Our team of dedicated professionals foster a positive school environment that supports and challenges students to achieve their potential.

Darwin High School delivers an outstanding educational experience to senior secondary students (Years 10-12). Our team of dedicated professionals foster a positive school environment that supports and challenges students to achieve their potential.

We welcome people at all stages of their career and recognise the value of a team that has a mix of maturity, experience, youth and new ideas.

A classroom with a view

Darwin High is located in beautiful, tropical Darwin. Our campus overlooks the Harbour and the Botanic Gardens and is a unique blend of old and new with our historic buildings complemented by state of the art facilities and newer additions. The views are breathtaking.

Our school operates a six line, five day cyclical timetable. Teachers teach a maximum load of four lines. Our timetabling arrangements maximise consecutive contact hours with students, and provide time for teachers to prepare and collaborate to deliver teaching and learning of the highest quality.

If you are interested in joining our team, including on a casual basis as a relief teacher please contact us.



If you are interested in working in a culturally diverse and rewarding environment, at the largest senior secondary school in the Northern Territory - we want you!

Darwin High School is seeking Classroom Tutors to support students in English, Mathematics and Science classes, as well as our Study Centre and Homework Centre.

Applicants must have or be able to obtain a Working with Children Clearance (Ochre card).

CLICK HERE   for a full job description.

Applications must include a resume and cover letter.

Contact Maria Da Silva, Study Centre Coordinator via [email protected] by COB Friday 17 July to apply.

Teaching at Darwin High School

Ongoing teachers at Darwin High School are employees of the NT Department of Education. NT Teachers are among the highest paid in Australia and have access to generous leave entitlements. Every Darwin High School teacher also receives a laptop computer, at no cost to them. This ensures they have up-to-date technology to assist with delivering programs, and gives teachers greater flexibility in how they work and prepare lessons.

Further information on pay and conditions can be obtained from the Teaching in the Territory website -

The Compass App

Students and their families are encouraged to download the Darwin High School Compass app to their smart phone/tablet device. Compass app allows you to stay up to date with announcements and events, complete a range of e-forms for student absences and excursions and easily contact us via phone or email direct from the app.

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