Early Childhood Education

The Government has invested in targeted domestic teacher supply initiatives in order to bolster our education workforce.

Early learning services may be eligible to use and apply for:

  • Domestic Finder’s Fee for early learning services recruiting returning or beginning teachers, who may be eligible for reimbursement of actual incurred recruitment costs
  • Teacher Education Refresh enrolment funding for ECE teachers returning to teaching
  • Domestic Relocation Grant for returning or beginning ECE teachers, who may be eligible for reimbursement of actual incurred relocation costs
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