Humanities Teacher

Job Title: Humanities Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Balwyn North
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum + Super
Start Date: 15/07/2024
Reference: TRD-2024-881_1718238981
Contact Name: Tom England
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 13, 2024

Job Description

A reputable state school in North Balwyn is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Humanities Teacher to join our team starting at the beginning of Term 3. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering engaging and effective Geography and History lessons to students from Years 7-10, fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment. Responsibilities include planning and assessing curriculum, developing students' analytical and critical thinking skills, and collaborating with colleagues to enhance educational outcomes. Strong communication skills and a passion for history and geography are essential. We offer an ongoing contract to the right candidate, providing opportunities for professional growth and development within our supportive school community. If you are committed to inspiring students and contributing to their academic success, we invite you to apply for this rewarding position at our esteemed North Balwyn school.

Key Duties:

  • Develop and implement dynamic lesson plans aligning with the curriculum.
  • Evaluate and monitor student progress, providing constructive feedback.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom atmosphere.
  • Participate in school events, extracurricular activities, and community service projects.
  • Collaborate with colleagues on interdisciplinary projects and school initiatives.
  • Promote a deep understanding and appreciation of geography and history.

Skills & Experience:

  • Completed relevant Qualifications in Education
  • Maintain a valid and up-to-date VIT registration
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Demonstrate previous experience as a Humanities Teacher - Graduates are welcome to apply too!
  • 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


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