The Role

See below the vacancy and the responsibilities as well as the key skills required for the role.

Senior School Teacher of Humanities - Part time


Reference: 5066158

  • 0.4 role Maternity Leave Contract
  • Term 3 and 4 2020, Wednesdays and Fridays with scope to extend
  • Join a progressive and supportive team
  • Convenient Western Suburbs location

Are you committed to creating a challenging and engaging learning environment in which 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

In this role, you will be part of a passionate team, attending to the learning needs and well being of each child under your supervision. Initially you will be teaching 2 x Year 9 Humanities classes and 1 x Year 9 Politics class for Terms 3 and 4 2020, with scope to extend both the length of contract and range of subjects taught.

About You

You will be passionate about inspiring children to participate, question, wonder and innovate. You will have a Bachelor of Education or equivalent and experience teaching Humanities. Experience in teaching geography, particularly at Year 9 level is preferred. An interest in teaching politics is also advantageous.

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.

To read more about what makes Westbourne so exceptional, and to apply, please visit our careers website:

Applications Close: 07 Apr 2020