Primary Teacher

Job Title: Primary Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$81000 - AU$120000 per annum
Start Date: Term 3, 2024
Reference: TRD-2024-729_1717044407
Contact Name: Anna Jackson
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 30, 2024

Job Description

Are you a passionate and energetic Primary teacher? Tradewind are working with an Independent co-educational K-12 Christian school in Riverstone who are looking for a primary teacher to join in a full-time role starting in Term 3 this year.

Demonstrated Experience and Skills

  • Demonstrated strategies to cater for a variety of learners
  • Desire to work as part of the faculty and wider school team
  • Flexibility to respond to a dynamic learning environment
  • Evidence of a relational approach to colleagues, students, and parents
  • Effective organisation and ability to fulfil administrative and assessment requirements of a teaching role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to support the ethos, principles and practices of the college and willingness and enthusiasm to assist with the implementation and organisation of extracurricular/co-curricular activities
  • Knowledge or experience of innovative pedagogical models including project-based learning that leads to greater than 'expected' academic growth
  • A strong understanding of and commitment to Christian education and the Christian development of students


  • Eligibility according to the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA)
  • Tertiary Qualification (minimum 4-year degree, or 75% complete)
  • Valid Working with Children Check (for employment purposes)
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references and a Church-based reference


  • Full-time position beginning in term 3. This is a contract position with a duration of 1 year
  • Be part of a school which prides itself on professionalism, diligence and the quality of its staff, with a passion for engaging their teachers in their areas of passion and interest
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 1100 students from K-12
  • Highly collegiate and supportive community
  • Highly respected school with a high level of professionalism and care
  • Abundant opportunities for professional development through bespoke learning programs

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 / Sydney 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.