Elementary school teacher

An elementary school teacher is an individual who teaches in education programmes of primary and lower secondary education, i.e. children from 6 to 15 years of age.

An elementary school teacher teaches mandatory subjects in the first and second elementary school period or one or several subjects in the second and third period of the elementary school.

An elementary school teacher must have: an active knowledge of the Slovenian written language, an appropriate education and have passed the professional exam in education.

Responsible: Ministry of Education, Science and Sport | Last updated: 03. 08. 2016