VCE Maths Teacher

Job Title: VCE Maths Teacher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydenham, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Education
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$115000 per annum
Start Date: 15/7/24
Reference: TRD-2024-914_1719381030
Contact Name: Tahlia de Van der Schueren
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 26, 2024

Job Description

About the Role:
A fantastic opportunity is open for a VCE Maths teacher to become part of a Catholic senior school near Taylor's Hill in Melbourne's West. This position is focused on instructing students in years 11-12, with the possibility of also teaching Year 11 Physics classes. It is a full-time, role starting in Term 3.

Key duties:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive VCE Maths curriculum aligned with the Victorian Curriculum guidelines, possibly covering subjects such as Mathematical Methods, Specialist Mathematics, and Further Mathematics.
  • Create engaging and rigorous lesson plans that address the specific content and skills required for success in VCE Maths subjects.
  • Prepare students for the VCE Maths examinations by teaching content, problem-solving strategies, and examination techniques.
  • Administer practice exams and assessments to gauge students' readiness and identify areas for improvement.
  • Utilize technology tools and resources effectively to enhance VCE Maths instruction, including graphing calculators, mathematical software, online resources, and digital learning platforms.
  • Engage in continuous professional development activities to stay updated on best practices in VCE Maths education, teaching methodologies, curriculum developments, and assessment strategies

Skills & Experience:

  • Current VIT registration
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Demonstrate previous experience in teaching VCE Mathematics/VCE Physics
  • Ability to provide contact details for two education-based references from within the last 5 years (student-teacher mentors are acceptable).


  • Commencing as a full-time, role starting in Term 3
  • Instructing VCE students in both years 11 and 12
  • Engaging with accessible and transparent leadership
  • Contributing to the planning and coordination of the Science faculty
  • Salary commensurate with demonstrated expertise and time commitment

The School:

  • Around 900 students spanning year 11 and 12
  • An approachable management team and smaller team structures facilitating effective planning and support
  • 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:

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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


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