By becoming a member of the NSW Teachers Federation you will be joining a union that continues to deliver improved working conditions and a quality public education system. In addition, the Federation has a range of benefits and services for members.
The Federation prides itself on successfully campaigning with teachers for a quality public education system.
The improvements achieved in public schools and colleges across NSW are a direct result of Federation policy democratically developed by members.
The Federation is committed to building a strong public education system that not only benefits teachers, students and parents, but the whole community.
Confidential Advice And Assistance
As a member, you will be entitled to a full range of workplace and professional support services.
Over the phone information and advice is available from the Communications room.
Through our free online journal ‘Education’, the Federation keeps you informed of developments in education plus services available to members. 'Education' is also available as a iPad app. The Federation Library provides members with a comprehensive range of publications on education.
The Federation website contains useful information, including the latest Federation news and campaign material.
Trainee Teacher Scholarships
Each year the Federation awards a number of one-year trainee teacher scholarships. The scholarships will be awarded to tertiary students undertaking courses in education, who intend to teach in public schools on completion of their degree.
Teachers Federation Health
Excellent benefits for members from the Teachers Federation Health fund at competitive rates.
Teachers Mutual Bank
The Teachers Mutual Bank(formerly the Teachers Credit Union) offers a wide range of financial products and services at competitive rates.
Free Membership for Students
Joining the NSW Teachers Federation is free for student teachers as long as you are not receiving any income as a teacher from the Department of Education and Training.