Eng/EAL/Hums Teacher

Job Title: Eng/EAL/Hums Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sunshine
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: 15/7/24
Reference: TRD-2024-910_1718781748
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 19, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
A rewarding opportunity awaits a committed Secondary English, EAL and Humanities teacher to join a nurturing Secondary school in Sunshine, nestled in Melbourne's West. This full-time, permanent position is available immediately or a Term 3 start, welcoming both fresh graduates and seasoned educators alike.

Teaching students in years 9 and up within a small faculty teaching team on a campus with around 200 students, the role involves teaching EAL, English and Humanities with a flexible start from now or fresh into Term 3. Work within a small, welcoming and supportive faculty team.

Embrace the chance to be part of a vibrant and nurturing learning environment and contribute to a wonderful teaching and learning community!

Key Duties

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive English/EAL curriculum and humanities subjects such as History, Geography, Civics, Economics and Social Studies, aligned with educational standards and guidelines.
  • Adapt curriculum materials to meet the diverse needs of students with varying language proficiency levels.
  • Create engaging and effective lesson plans that address the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
  • Utilising digital resources, interactive whiteboards, educational software, and online platforms to support instruction and assessment.
  • Differentiate instruction to accommodate students with varying abilities and language backgrounds.
  • Collaborate with learning support staff to address the needs of students with diverse learning requirements.
  • Engage in continuous professional development to stay updated on language education methodologies, educational technologies, and best practices.

Skills & Experience:

  • Must have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Current VIT registration
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching Secondary English, Hums and EAL in Australia, advantageous
  • Graduates welcome to apply and will be supported
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Full-time starting from now
  • Instructing students in years 9 and above
  • Working on a campus with around 200 students and 25 teaching staff
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership and faculty team
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 1200 students spanning from Years 7 -12, spread over several campuses
  • An approachable management team with Instructional leaders in each learning community
  • Excellent mentor program for graduates and new teachers
  • Abundant opportunities for professional development

Why work with Tradewind?

The Benefits:

  • Work with an organisation that is relentless in securing quality opportunities in a personalised way
  • Relevant and real information about roles
  • No joining fees/other fees
  • Resume and Key Selection Criteria assistance
  • Interview tips and preparation provided
  • Professional development by two Principal mentors on a consistent basis

Tradewind Australia is a specialist, education recruitment agency and is the preferred supplier of teachers for many schools across the greater Melbourne / Victoria region. We have a strong reputation for providing high-caliber teachers with fantastic contract opportunities and helping them to pursue rewarding careers. Our aim is to cultivate an excellent ongoing relationship with you throughout your growing career.

How to apply:

To apply, follow the link provided or apply on our website

For any queries regarding the position or application process, contact Tahlia on the Education Permanent Team on (03) 9110-0091


We welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of the organisations we partner with, and the people they support. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds and people with disability and lived experience to apply.

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