Senior Primary Teacher

Job Title: Senior Primary Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tarneit, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Term 3
Reference: TRD-2024-858_1718070627
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 11, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:

Calling all dedicated Senior Primary teachers! Join an accredited International Baccalaureate Islamic school, in Tarneit in a lower years classroom starting this term. This exceptional school, serving around 1600 students from years P-12. The school supports both graduates and experienced teachers, maintains excellent student behaviour and is welcoming of teachers of any faith.

Key duties:

  • Develop and implement lesson plans and instructional materials that align with the Victorian curriculum
  • Establish and maintain a positive and orderly classroom environment conducive to learning, including managing student behaviour, fostering positive relationships, and promoting mutual respect among students.
  • Design and administer assessments, to evaluate students' understanding and provide timely feedback to students and parents on their progress and areas for improvement.
  • Provide additional support and assistance to students who require differentiation to meet the diverse needs of students, including those with learning disabilities or English language learners.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, administrators, and support staff to share ideas, resources, and strategies for improving student learning outcomes.
  • Participate in team meetings, grade-level planning, and school-wide initiatives to support the school community.
  • Integrate Islamic values, teachings, and traditions into your teaching practice, fostering a nurturing and inclusive environment that reflects Islamic principles, and actively participating in school events, prayers, and rituals.

Skills & Experience:

  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Current VIT registration
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching Primary in Australia
  • Supportive of school ethos and faith
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Become part of a dynamic and expanding school community
  • Flexible start date during Term 3, 2024
  • Enjoy a positive and supportive staff and student culture
  • Competitive salary based on experience, ranging from $75,000 to $115,000
  • Interviews available online or in person

The School:

  • Accredited International Baccalaureate school
  • Supportive management with smaller team structures
  • Highly respected within the local community
  • Emphasis on collaborative planning and professional development opportunities

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 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.