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The multimillion-dollar ‘unsafe’ school where half the jobs are empty – Sydney Morning Herald

Walgett Community College has had 29 principals in 23 years and is struggling to attract teachers despite more funding per student than Sydney Grammar.



My heart breaks for the kids, the person said. Most of them just want to learn.
Teachers walked off the job briefly on Wednesday morning, angered by what they felt was an inadequate response by the NSW Department of Education to their calls last week for staff to be sent to the school immediately and for a commitment from the department to back the next principal.
Taking a job at Walgett is career suicide
The school, with 138 students, needs two head teachers, six classroom teachers English…

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