Inland southern NSW - Narrandera area

Teach and make a difference in Narrandera

If you’re looking to take the next step in your career, why not consider a move for the better to the Narrandera area? A wonderful place to live, this area combines the advantages of a country lifestyle with city convenience – offering first-class education, health care and numerous sporting and cultural facilities.

Nestled beside the Murrumbidgee River, Narrandera blends elegance, environment and history, harbouring an oasis of tree-lined streets, shady parks and gardens. Home to caring communities of friendly people, Narrandera and its villages sit at the heart of the agricultural hub of the Riverina, and the gateway to the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area.

The area’s excellent schools include Narrandera High School, which offers extensive technology facilities and outstanding vocational education programs for senior students.

Working in this area is your chance to help create a strong educational environment where students can develop their potential through academic, sporting and extracurricular programs.

As a professional educator in the Narrandera area, you will not only reap the benefits of a great career but also of a true country lifestyle. Working at a local school, you could also be eligible for additional personal leave days and a rental subsidy of 50 per cent.

Narrandera is a great place to live. It’s like living in a country town but has easy access to great services and facilities, and offers an array of business and employment opportunities. Housing prices are well below those of major centres, while quality education, health care and numerous sporting and cultural facilities are also excellent.
- Fiona

What is it like to live and work in the Narrandera area?

Schools in the area offering benefits and incentives include:

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  • 4G Wi Fi Plus

Narrandera shopping malls and shopping centres have a wide variety of shops and outlet stores all located in one general area.

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Contact us

For more information regarding rural and remote benefits and incentives please contact EdConnect.

  • Existing employees of the department, phone 1300 32 32 32 (select option 3) or log an online enquiry.
  • New applicants to the department, phone 1300 30 04 98.
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