Primary French LOTE Teacher

Job Title: Primary French LOTE Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tarneit, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Now
Reference: TRD-2024-500_1717463973
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 04, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:

Bonjour! Are you a dedicated Primary French LOTE educator with a passion for teaching? Tradewind is thrilled to partner with an F-9 school in Tarneit, offering an exciting opportunity to teach French to students from Foundation to year 6. This full-time, ongoing role provides flexibility with a start date this term. Join the school in fostering a love for the French language and culture while making a lasting impact on young minds.

Key duties:

  • Develop age-appropriate and engaging curriculum plans that align the Victorian Curriculum for Primary French levels.
  • Deliver effective and interactive French language instruction, focusing on vocabulary, pronunciation, and language structures.
  • Introduce aspects of French culture into lessons through age-appropriate activities, stories, and projects to foster cultural awareness.
  • Design assessments to evaluate their language acquisition and provide constructive feedback to students
  • Collaborate with other teachers and departments to integrate French language and culture into broader educational themes and projects.
  • Stay informed about developments in language education, attend workshops, and engage in ongoing professional development to enhance teaching skills and methodologies.

Skills & Experience:

  • Must have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Must have a valid and up-to-date VIT registration
  • Previous experience in teaching French LOTE
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Flexible start this term- (Term 2) with a full-time, permanent position
  • Providing guidance to students in grades Foundation to year 6 alongside a supportive teaching team
  • Collaborating with leadership that is approachable and transparent
  • Salary reflecting demonstrated expertise and dedication

The School:

  • About 2400 students spanning from Foundation to Year 9
  • Classes organized in a straight format with designated learning Specialists, mentors, and coaches
  • Abundant opportunities for professional advancement and skill development
  • Collaborative team planning and supportive collegial structures

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

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