Primary Auslan Teacher

Job Title: Primary Auslan Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wyndham Vale
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Term 1
Reference: TRD-2023-261_1705468599
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jan 17, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
An exciting opportunity awaits a dedicated Primary Auslan teacher to become part of an F-6 school in Wyndham Vale, situated in Melbourne's West. This position is focused on instructing students as part of the specialist program, in Auslan The school is encouraging of new graduates, those with permission to teach, as well as experienced educators.

Key duties:

  • Collaborate seamlessly within the Specialist teaching team, dedicated to educating students in Auslan across years F-6.
  • Create comprehensive lesson plans, assessments, and curriculum materials in strict alignment with Australian curriculum standards.
  • Provide captivating and impactful classroom instruction, cultivating a positive and dynamic learning environment.
  • Demonstrate steadfast commitment to continuous professional growth and development, staying attuned to the evolving educational landscape.
  • Embrace and uphold the school's educational philosophy, seamlessly integrating it into both teaching practices and personal ethos.

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 Auslan
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Starting as a full-time role in 2024
  • Instructing students ranging from Foundation to Grade 6
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Plan and be part of a larger specialist cohort
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 1300 students spanning from Foundation to Grade 6
  • Exceptional facilities elevating the overall teaching and learning experience
  • An approachable management team and smaller team structures facilitating effective planning and support
  • 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-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.

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