Senior Primary Teacher

Job Title: Senior Primary Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Victoria
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: 2/2/24
Reference: TRD-2024-440_1706670781
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jan 31, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:

A wonderful teaching opportunity is available for an experienced Primary teacher to join a small Catholic Primary School in St Albans, located in Melbourne's West, in a full-time, 12 month contract. This role is focused on instructing students in grade 5 within a small, supported, teaching team.

Key Duties:

  • Craft, create, assess, and refine the curriculum for your subject areas and assigned grade levels
  • Provide captivating and enthusiastic instruction
  • Maintain up-to-date familiarity with primary curriculum initiatives
  • Dedicate yourself to continuous professional growth, engaging in coaching, mentoring, and collaborative endeavours
  • Show proficiency in teamwork, strategic thinking, innovative planning, and embody the ethos and mission of a Catholic school

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 in a Catholic environment 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 from now, in 2024
  • Instructing students in grade 5, part of a small teaching team with leadership support
  • Collaborating with approachable and transparent leadership
  • Salary aligned with demonstrated expertise and time dedication

The School:

  • Small school of around 300 students
  • Beautiful renovated facilities and closed classroom set up
  • High performing
  • An approachable management team with Instructional leaders in a variety of learning areas
  • 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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