English/EAL Teacher

Job Title: English/EAL Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bacchus Marsh
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: TRD-2024-401_1706660357
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jan 31, 2024

Job Description

Tradewind are seeking a passionate and dedicated English/EAL teacher in to join an independent, co-educational non-denomination P-12 school spread over three vibrant campuses in Melbourne's West. Join this well-respected school in a full time, ongoing role, starting Term 1 this year.

Demonstrated Experience and Skills

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive English/EAL curriculum 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.
  • 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:

  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Completed relevant Qualifications in Education
  • Maintain a valid and up-to-date VIT registration
  • Experience in teaching Secondary English in Australia and EAL prefrenced
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Be part of a school which prides itself on professionalism, diligence and the quality of its staff
  • Starting as a full-time role in 2024
  • Work predominantly at the schools Maddingly Campus, Bacchus Marsh with cross-campus responsibilities in Aintree
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 3500 students spanning across three campuses from F-12
  • Exceptional facilities elevating the overall teaching and learning experience
  • Highly respected school with a high level of professionalism and care
  • 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-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 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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