VCE Chemistry Teacher

Job Title: VCE Chemistry Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Truganina, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: Term 2
Reference: TRD-2024-575_1710822085
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Mar 19, 2024

Job Description

A terrific opportunity is available for a VCE Chemistry teacher to join an accredited International Baccalaureate Islamic school located in Truganina in Term 2, 2024. This distinguished school, catering to approximately 1600 students spanning from years P-12, welcomes both seasoned educators and recent graduates. The institution boasts a positive student conduct environment and is inclusive, embracing teachers of all faiths.

Key duties:

  • Design and develop engaging lesson plans and teaching materials aligned with the VCE Chemistry curriculum.
  • Deliver high-quality instruction to students, facilitating their understanding of complex chemical concepts and theories.
  • Create and administer assessments, including tests, quizzes, and exams, to evaluate student comprehension and progress.
  • Organize and supervise laboratory experiments and activities, ensuring the safety and proper handling of chemicals and equipment.
  • Monitor and track student progress, providing feedback and support to help students achieve academic success.
  • Collaborate with other teachers, department members, and school administrators to enhance the overall learning experience for students and contribute to the school community.
  • Participate in extracurricular activities related to chemistry, such as science fairs, clubs, or competitions, to further enrich students' learning experiences.

Skills & Experience:

  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Completed relevant Qualifications in Education
  • Maintain a valid and up-to-date VIT registration
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching VCE Science
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Join a school community that is actively growing and evolving
  • Commence Term 2, 2024
  • Terrific staff and student culture
  • Receiving a salary commensurate with your demonstrated expertise, within the range of $75,000 to $115,000

The School:

  • International Baccalaureate accredited school
  • Well respected school within the local community
  • Approachable management team and smaller team structures
  • Collaborative planning model with 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-caliber 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

Alternatively, email your interest and resume to

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.