Music Teacher

Job Title: Music Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$81000 - AU$120000 per annum
Start Date: Term 3 2024
Reference: TRD-2024-854_1717469921
Contact Name: Anna Jackson
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 04, 2024

Job Description

Are you passionate about teaching music? Tradewind are working with a well-respected Special Education school in Castle Hill who are looking for a K-12 Music teacher to join their team. Join this independent, co-educational Catholic school in an ongoing position starting in term 3. This is a part-time position of 3 days per week.

Demonstrated Experience and Skills

  • Appropriate qualifications and demonstrated expertise in music education
  • Sound knowledge of special education evidence-based practices and pedagogy
  • Desire to work as part of the faculty and wider school team
  • Flexibility to respond to a dynamic learning environment
  • Evidence of a relational approach to colleagues, students, and parents
  • Effective organisation and ability to fulfil administrative and assessment requirements of a teaching role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An ability to organise and direct learning support officers
  • Willingness to uphold the Catholic and Edmund Rice ethos of the School

Successful applicants require:

  • Completed relevant qualifications in education
  • Maintain a valid and up-to-date NESA accreditation
  • Have a valid WWCC for employment purposes
  • Have working rights in Australia
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years.

The School:

  • Around 200 students from K-12
  • Small classes within a caring, dynamic, innovative and growing school community
  • Exceptional facilities elevating the overall teaching and learning experience
  • Highly respected school with a high level of professionalism and care
  • The school caters to children with a diagnosis of mild to moderate intellectual disability.

Extra Benefits of Working at the school:

  • You can choose to package a component of your salary as a tax-free fringe benefit, and this will increase your take-home salary
  • Independent Catholic school salary + special education allowance
  • Additional school holidays
  • Laptop and iPad supplied
  • Onsite car parking
  • Professional Development
  • Access to Staff Wellbeing Programs

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 / Sydney 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

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.