Western NSW

Teaching in rural and remote NSW has so much to offer. Find out about teaching in western NSW.

Western NSW - How far can teach.Rural take you?

Great career destinations in western NSW

Are you ready to become part of a successful network of educators making a difference at well-resourced, technology-rich schools? If the answer is ‘yes’, your ideal career could be waiting for you at a rural or remote school in western NSW.

Western NSW encompasses a breathtaking variety of landscapes from wide open spaces, fertile valleys and spectacular national parks to semi-arid lands, red desert and rolling sand dunes.

No less varied are the teaching opportunities on offer in the region. Find a professionally rewarding teaching role where you can secure your opportunity to engage, inspire and empower tomorrow’s generation.

Offering enviable community and lifestyle benefits, western NSW is the ideal career destination.

Benefits and incentives

Learn more about the specific financial benefits available across a range of rural and remote NSW destinations.

Be inspired

Hear from teachers who have chosen careers in rural and remote destinations.


Get answers to your questions about teaching in rural and remote schools.

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.


  • Teaching and learning

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  • School Workforce
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