Japanese Teacher - Junior School


Reference: 5028670

  • Term 2 (Full Time) and Term 3 (0.8) position
  • Progressive and supportive team
  • Convenient Western Suburbs locations
Are you committed to creating an engaging and enriching learning environment in which Prep to Year 6 students can grow and flourish?
If the answer is yes, then working at Westbourne Grammar, a leading independent co-educational school, is the right career move for you. Steeped in history and tradition, yet with a very innovative and 21st Century approach to learning, there has never been a better time to join our inclusive community and play an instrumental part in shaping our future.

About the opportunity
The position is for an enthusiastic and experienced Japanese Teacher to fill two long service leave contracts during Term 2 and 3. In Term 2, the role is full time, based at our Truganina campus teaching Years 3 - 6, then in Term 3, it will be 4 days per week at both Truganina and Williamstown campuses, teaching Prep to Year 3. Ideally the successful candidate will continue with us for both terms, however we will accept applicants who are only available for Term 2 or 3.

About You
You will have a Bachelor of Education or equivalent and be a fully registered teacher who is passionate about inspiring children to participate, question, wonder and innovate. You are proficient in Japanese and ideally have teaching experience at Junior school level.

Your own reliable transport to travel to and from the campuses will be an advantage.

​Working at Westbourne
Just twenty minutes from the city and forty minutes from Geelong, Westbourne is easily accessed by car or public transport.

Highly valued, dedicated and well-resourced, Westbourne's staff are the school's greatest asset. As individuals and collegially, they are fully committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for students in terms of both teaching and administrative roles. Working at Westbourne means you will be provided with continued support and training. At Westbourne, you will work in an environment that has excellent facilities and current technology to support the school's values and mission.

At the Truganina campus, each member of staff is allocated a designated parking space. In addition, all staff are eligible for a pro rata discount on school or ELC fees for their children if they attend Westbourne or Amici (the early learning centre). All staff have access to an employee assistance program, as well as state of the art recreational and fitness facilities.

Applications Close: 28 Feb 2020