PTC NSW Vision and Mission


The Professional Teachers’ Council NSW enhances the professionalism of teachers and the quality of education in New South Wales by linking and supporting member associations, giving and gaining strength through involvement, co-operative effort and diversity of their individual contributions.

Mission Statement

The Professional Teachers’ Council NSW exists to serve the needs of and to represent its members by providing:

  • a united voice on educational issues
  • a forum for discussion of educational ideas with access to and influence on the processes of educational decision-making at all levels
  • leadership and professional learning opportunities
  • networks for member associations
  • liaison with relevant groups on educational issues
  • effective administrative services and support in a recognisable location
  • whilst affirming the importance of the professional expertise and the unique role of professional teachers’ associations in education
  • building capacity to support teacher quality