French LOTE Teacher

Job Title: French LOTE Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Werribee, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: 4/6/24
Reference: TRD-2024-822_1716430160
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
Are you a passionate French LOTE educator in search of a rewarding teaching opportunity? Tradewind is collaborating with an excellent Catholic School in the Werribee area, actively seeking a committed French LOTE teacher to join their team starting from early June, on a full-time basis. This role will be working with students in years 7-10 with possible VCE classes. Don't miss out on the opportunity to become a valued member of this exceptional school community.

Key duties:

  • Develop age-appropriate and engaging curriculum plans that align the Victorian Curriculum for French LOTE Secondary levels.
  • Deliver effective and interactive French LOTE language instruction, focusing on vocabulary, pronunciation, and language structures.
  • Introduce aspects of French culture into lessons through age-appropriate activities, stories, and projects to foster cultural awareness.
  • Design assessments to evaluate their language acquisition and provide constructive feedback to students
  • Collaborate with other teachers and departments to integrate French language and culture into broader educational themes and projects.
  • Stay informed about developments in language education, attend workshops, and engage in ongoing professional development to enhance teaching skills and methodologies.
  • Skills & Experience:
  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Valid VIT registration
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching Secondary French LOTE in Australia
  • VCE French LOTE experience highly values
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Full time French LOTE position
  • Teaching 7-10 and possibly in VCE
  • Commencement from mid Term 2
  • Join a school community that is actively growing and evolving
  • Receiving a salary commensurate with your demonstrated expertise
  • Well respected school within the wider community
  • Excellent facilities on large acreage

The School:

  • Year 7-12 School with around 1800 students
  • Excellent school facilities and secure teacher parking
  • Highly collaborative teaching environment
  • Willing to support teachers wanting to achieve Catholic accreditation
  • Clear behaviour structures for students
  • Low staff turn over
  • Approachable management team and smaller team structures
  • Well respected school within the local community
  • Excellent professional development opportunities

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.