Maths/Science Teacher

Job Title: Maths/Science Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Truganina
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Now
Reference: TRD-2024-895_1718692813
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 18, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
A rewarding opportunity awaits a committed Secondary Math/Science teacher to join a dynamic community at an F-9 school in Truganina, nestled in Melbourne's West. This full-time, permanent position is available immediately, welcoming both fresh graduates and seasoned educators alike. The role involves teaching Math and Science, working closely with other teachers in the STEM faculty.

Embrace the chance to be part of a vibrant and nurturing learning environment and contribute to a wonderful teaching and learning community!

Key Duties

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive Maths and Science curriculum aligned with the Victorian Curriculum, covering various topics such as algebra, geometry, calculus, biology, chemistry, physics, and environmental science.
  • Create engaging and differentiated lesson plans that cater to diverse learning styles and abilities, incorporating hands-on experiments, problem-solving activities, and inquiry-based investigations to enhance students' understanding and mastery of mathematical and scientific concepts.
  • Design and administer assessments, tests, and experiments to evaluate students' understanding and provide constructive feedback and support to help students improve their academic performance.
  • Collaborate with colleagues in the Maths and Science departments and across other subject areas to create interdisciplinary projects, thematic units, and cross-curricular connections.
  • Engage in continuous professional development activities to stay updated on best practices in Maths and Science education.

Skills & Experience:

  • Must have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Current VIT registration
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching Secondary Maths and Science in Australia, advantageous
  • Graduates welcome to apply and will be supported
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Full-time starting from now
  • Ongoing opportunity
  • Instructing students in years 7-9
  • Work within a large Maths/Science teaching team
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 2400 students spanning from Foundation to Year 9
  • High performing school
  • Modern facilities elevating the overall teaching and learning experience
  • An approachable management team with Instructional leaders in each learning community
  • Excellent mentor program for graduates and new teachers
  • 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-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.

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