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English Hums Teacher

Job Title: English Hums Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melton, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$76000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Now
Reference: TRD-2024-693_1717466621
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email: Tahlia.Schueren@twrecruitment.com.au
Job Published: Jun 04, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
An exciting chance awaits a passionate English/Humanities Teacher to become a part of an excellent Catholic school in Melton from now, instructing students in grades 7-10. Offering a Full-time, ongoing position based at the main campus in Melton, be part of a wonderful and well-respected school community from now onwards.

Key duties:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive English/Humanities curriculum aligned with Victorian curriculum, covering various topics such as literature, writing, grammar, history, geography, and social studies.
  • Create engaging and differentiated lesson plans that cater to diverse learning styles and abilities, incorporating a combination of lectures, discussions, activities, and projects to enhance students' understanding and critical thinking skills.
  • Encourage students to think critically, analyse information, evaluate evidence, and draw informed conclusions about humanities topics and issues. Promote inquiry-based learning and research skills to develop students' intellectual curiosity and independent thinking.
  • Collaborate with colleagues in English, history, geography, and other humanities disciplines to create interdisciplinary projects, units, and activities that integrate multiple subject areas and foster cross-curricular connections.
  • Engage in continuous professional development activities to stay updated on best practices in humanities education, teaching methodologies, curriculum developments, and technology integration. Attend workshops, seminars, and conferences relevant to humanities teaching.

Skills & Experience:

  • Current VIT registration
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching English/Humanities in Australia
  • Previous experience teaching within the Catholic System advantageous
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).

Offering:

  • Teaching English and Humanities to students in grades 7-10.
  • Joining a school community that is on a path of expansion and growth
  • A tight-knit, supportive school environment that nurtures a strong sense of belonging for both staff and students
  • Being a part of a community with a robust moral foundation that places a high emphasis on character development and social responsibility
  • Approachable and transparent leadership
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise, ranging from $76,000 to $115,000
  • Continuing opportunities for professional development

The School:

  • Large campuses with a brand-new campus, welcoming students this year (around 1200 students currently)
  • Approachable management team and smaller team structures
  • Strong pastoral care program for students and staff
  • Terrific staff induction programs
  • Great resources and facilities
  • Well respected school within the local community

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-calibre 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

TRADEWIND AUSTRALIA IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER.

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.