Primary PE Teacher

Job Title: Primary PE Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wyndham Vale
Industry: Education
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Term 1
Reference: TRD-2024-419_1706072042
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jan 24, 2024

Job Description

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

Key Duties

  • Design and implement a curriculum that encourages physical fitness, motor skills development, and overall health within the Victorian Curriculum
  • Lead students in various physical activities, sports, and exercises to enhance their cardiovascular health, strength, flexibility, and coordination
  • Provide guidance and constructive feedback to help students improve their individual and team-based skills
  • Instil values of sportsmanship, fair play, and teamwork through organized sports and group activities
  • Use various assessment methods to gauge individual and group performance, providing feedback for improvement
  • Create an inclusive environment that accommodates students with different abilities and learning styles.
  • Adapt activities to meet the diverse needs of students, ensuring everyone can participate and experience success
  • Ensure a safe and secure environment during physical activities, implementing proper safety protocols

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 PE
  • 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
  • Work within a small team of 3 PE teachers
  • 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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