Primary Teacher

Job Title: Primary Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tarneit
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Term 2 or 3
Reference: TRD-2024-422_1717463862
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 04, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
A rewarding opportunity is available for a committed Primary teacher to join a large F-6 school in Tarneit, located in Melbourne's West, in a full-time, permanent position starting Term 2. This role is focused on instructing students in the middle/upper years, and welcomes both new graduates and experienced educators.

Key Duties

  • Cultivate effective collaboration with fellow teachers in the middle/senior school teaching cohort.
  • Formulate thorough lesson plans, assessments, and curriculum materials that closely adhere to Victorian curriculum standards.
  • Demonstrate unwavering commitment to continuous professional growth and development, staying informed about the evolving educational landscape.
  • Embrace and uphold the school's educational philosophy, seamlessly integrating it into both teaching practices and personal ethos.

Skills & Experience:

  • Current VIT registration or ability to obtain PTT
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching Primary advantageous
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Full-time starting Term 2 or 3, in 2024
  • Instructing students ranging from Grade Foundation, 4-6
  • Work within a large a supporting teaching team
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 2000 students spanning from Foundation to Grade 6
  • 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
  • Excellent student behaviour and whole school wide programs
  • 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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