Senior Grade Primary Teacher

Job Title: Senior Grade Primary Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melton West
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: TRD-2024-429_1706655237
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jan 31, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
An exceptional chance for a dedicated Primary teacher to join an F-6 Primary school in Melton beginning Term 1 this year. The position entails working with the grade 5/6 teaching cohort and collaborating closely with the teaching team within this dedicated learning community. This is a full-time, ongoing opportunity.

Key duties:

  • Foster seamless collaboration with teachers within the senior school teaching cohort
  • Develop comprehensive lesson plans, assessments, and curriculum materials closely aligned with Australian curriculum standards
  • 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:

  • 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 Primary
  • 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 in grades 5-6 in a supportive teaching team
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Around 550 students spanning from Foundation to Grade 6
  • An approachable management team and smaller team structures facilitating effective planning and support
  • Abundant opportunities for professional development
  • Trauma informed school with Berry Street training provided to all teachers/staff

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

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