Grade 5/6 Teacher

Job Title: Grade 5/6 Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Richmond
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum + Super
Start Date: 15/07/2024
Reference: TRD-2024-908_1718769629
Contact Name: Tom England
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 19, 2024

Job Description

Join a reputable state school in Toorak as a dedicated Primary Teacher for Semester 2. As a valued member of our faculty, you will create a supportive and inclusive learning environment, promoting academic excellence and personal growth among our students. Your role will involve designing engaging lesson plans to meet the diverse needs of our students, using innovative teaching methods to inspire a lifelong love of learning. Through meaningful interactions and compassionate guidance, you will help students reach their full potential, fostering values of empathy, integrity, and respect. Working closely with colleagues and parents, you will contribute to a collaborative community dedicated to the holistic development of each child. Embrace this opportunity to make a significant impact on our students' lives and become an essential part of our esteemed educational institution in Toorak for Semester 2.

Key duties

  • Crafting and presenting lessons that captivate young minds, ensuring they align with curriculum standards and cater to individual student needs.
  • Evaluating student progress through diverse assessment methods, including tests, projects, and observations, offering valuable feedback to support their educational journey.
  • Establishing a positive classroom environment characterized by respect and inclusivity, effectively managing behaviour to create a conducive space for learning.
  • Tailoring instruction to accommodate various learning styles and abilities, ensuring every student has the opportunity to thrive academically and socially.
  • Maintaining regular and transparent communication with parents or guardians, sharing updates on student performance and collaborating on strategies for enhanced learning.
  • Engaging in ongoing professional growth, collaborating with peers to exchange ideas and resources, and contributing to a supportive school community.

Skills & Experience:

  • Completed relevant Qualifications in Education
  • Maintain a valid and up-to-date VIT registration
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Demonstrate at least two years previous experience as a primary teacher
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).

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

Alternatively, email your interest and resume

For any queries regarding the position or application process, contact the Tom on the Education Permanent Team - (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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