Maths teacher

Job Title: Maths teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doveton
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$78000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Term 3
Reference: TRD-2024-726_1718536363
Contact Name: Niall Sherin
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 16, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
If you seek an exceptional teaching opportunity, look no further! An exciting chance awaits a Maths teacher with the ability to teach Science to join a supportive school, commencing in Term 3 in Doveton. Joining a supportive and collaborative team, you'll teach Maths and Science to students in years 7-9 in a full-time capacity. This school provides a superb chance to immerse yourself in a vibrant school community within a professional working environment.

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:

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


  • Join a high performing government school teaching students in years 7-9
  • Commencement from Term 3 until the end of the year, with possible ongoing opportunities
  • 5-minute walk from public transport
  • Excellent school culture and professional work environment

The School:

  • 7-9 High school with over 1000 students
  • Well respected and inclusive school within the local community
  • Approachable management team and smaller team structures
  • Collaborative planning model with 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

Alternatively, email your interest and resume to

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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