PE Secondary Teacher

Job Title: PE Secondary Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tarneit, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Now
Reference: TRD-2024-644_1717464073
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 04, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
Are you a passionate Secondary PE educator who lives and breathes sports? Tradewind is excited to announce a partnership with an F-9 school in Tarneit, presenting a fantastic opportunity to teach PE to students from years 7-9. This full-time, ongoing role offers flexibility with a start date this term, allowing you to hit the ground running. Join a great school that nurtures a love for sports and physical activity among students while leaving a lasting impression on young minds. Take the next step in your career journey and make a difference in the lives of future athletes!

Key duties:

  • Designing and implementing engaging and developmentally appropriate PE lessons that align with the Victorian Curriculum.
  • Providing clear instruction and demonstration of movement skills, sports techniques, and fitness exercises.
  • Conducting physical fitness assessments to evaluate students' strength, flexibility, endurance, and cardiovascular fitness levels.
  • Ensuring a safe and supportive learning environment by implementing appropriate safety procedures and risk management strategies during physical activities and sports.
  • Organizing and maintaining PE equipment, sports gear, and facilities to ensure they are safe, functional, and accessible for students.
  • Integrating health education components into PE lessons to promote students' understanding of health-related topics such as nutrition, hygiene, mental health, and the benefits of physical activity.
  • Assessing students' progress and achievement in PE through various forms of assessment, such as skill demonstrations, performance tasks, fitness tests, and written assignments.

Skills & Experience:

  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Current VIT registration
  • Previous experience in teaching Secondary PE
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Commence this term (Term 2 or Term 3) with a full-time, permanent position available
  • Engage with students in years 7-9 alongside a supportive teaching team
  • Collaborate with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Receive a salary commensurate with your demonstrated expertise and experience
  • Excellent and new sporting facilities- indoor and outdoor spaces

The School:

  • Approximately 2400 students ranging from Foundation to Year 9
  • Classes structured in a linear format with dedicated learning specialists, mentors, and coaches
  • Ample opportunities for professional growth and honing of skills
  • Engage in collaborative team planning and benefit from a supportive network of colleagues

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

For any queries regarding the position or application process, contact Tahlia on the Education Permanent Team on (03) 9110-0091

people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds and people with disability and lived experience to apply.
We welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of the organisations we partner with, and the people they support.