Join Educators SA

Benefits of being in Educators SA

Professional

  • Collectively be the voice of the educator profession in SA
  • Engage professionally with fifty-seven other professional associations
  • Collective lobbying and action
  • Committee and board capacity building through an extensive professional learning program
  • Local and global networking with educators from a diverse range of backgrounds and interests
  • Access to latest developments in the field of education
  • Support for innovative practice
  • A forum for sharing educators’ passion about their professional life

Practical

  • Access to membership management services; Educators SA can manage all your membership online giving you enhanced reporting and freeing up your time for professional activities
  • Event management support from basic to full event management. Also low cost hire of projectors, laptops and other equipment
  • Enhanced services to your members through professional learning grants, joint activities and member benefits provided by our sponsors
  • Funding for Professional Development programs and activities
  • Access to public liability insurance cover under the Educators SA umbrella policy
  • Access to administrative support on a fee-for-service basis including subsidised distribution of association information to schools, secretarial services, membership record keeping, maintenance of association websites and any other services as negotiated
  • Event Advertising – Website, Facebook, Newsletter
  • Representation on the Australian Professional Teachers Association (APTA)
  • Access to the Educators SA website including an online professional learning calendar
  • • Access to meeting rooms at EDC from Monday to Friday free of charge for management committee and board meetings
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Eligibility

  • Your Association must be an incorporated body. For further information about incorporation of associations, click here to access the Office of Consumer and Business Affairs website
  • A copy of your Association constitution must be included with your application
  • Your association must be based in South Australia
  • Your Association must be initiated and managed primarily by educators, even if its members include non-educators interested in the provision of services to the educational community

 

Approval of Applications

The Educators SA Board determine from this information your application’s approval and will advise within 28 days of receipt of your application. Please take the time to read the Educators SA Constitution for information on membership eligibility.