Primary/Junior Secondary Visual Arts Teacher

Job Title: Primary/Junior Secondary Visual Arts Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Truganina, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: 15/7/24
Reference: TRD-2024-892_1719807517
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jul 01, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
Are you a creative and artistic Visual Arts teacher looking for a new opportunity? Tradewind is partnering with a fantastic school in Truganina, seeking a teacher to teach years 5-7 in Visual Arts, starting from Term 3, on a full-time basis. Don't miss out on the chance to become a valued member of this community-minded school!

Key duties:

  • Design and deliver art lessons that align with curriculum standards and cater to the diverse needs of primary students.
  • Create a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages self-expression and artistic exploration.
  • Develop and implement age-appropriate projects and activities to enhance students' understanding and appreciation of art.
  • Assess and provide constructive feedback on students' artistic endeavours to facilitate their growth and development.
  • Stay abreast of current trends and best practices in art education, continuously seeking opportunities for professional development.
  • Exhibit unwavering dedication to ongoing professional growth and development, staying abreast of the evolving educational landscape.
  • Embrace and uphold the school's educational philosophy, seamlessly integrating it into both teaching practices and personal ethos.

Skills & Experience:

  • Must have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Current VIT registration
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching Primary/Secondary Art- welcoming of graduates
  • Graduates welcome to apply and will be supported
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Full-time starting from now
  • Ongoing opportunity
  • Instructing students in years 5-7
  • Work within a supportive Arts faculty
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 2400 students spanning from Foundation to Year 9
  • High performing school
  • Modern facilities elevating the overall teaching and learning experience
  • An approachable management team with Instructional leaders in each learning community
  • Excellent mentor program for graduates and new teachers
  • 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-caliber 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


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