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Working at Teach For Australia

  • We’re headquartered in Naarm’s (Melbourne’s) CBD as well as teams working remotely around the country
  • We offer a flexible working environment and do our best to support you to work when, where and how is best for you
  • We support your learning and growth, with time and financial allowance for professional development
  • We are committed to Reconciliation, and creating a space within the organisation where we learn and grow together
  • We are committed to ensuring a safe and welcoming work environment, shared by people from different backgrounds and perspectives

What we’re about

Teach For Australia is a values-driven organisation where we practice:

  • Empowering greatness: seeing great possibilities and strive to bring them to life
  • Being outcome-driven: inspired by ambitious goals and pursuing them with determination
  • Collaboration: working together within and outside of the organisation
  • Humility and learning: recognising the limits of our own experience, asking questions and seeking diverse perspectives
  • Innovation: bringing energy and creativity to everything we do
  • Resilience: undaunted by the scale of the changes we seek

Current vacancies

You can view a list of our current vacancies below.

We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our people. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply for our roles. Please note that candidates must have the appropriate right to work in Australia to be eligible for any role at Teach For Australia.

  • Employment type: Full time, contract role to 31 December 2021 (possibility of extension)
  • Location: National (depending on your location – work from one of our offices, or remotely from your home office)

About the position

The role will focus on the data management of various systems across the organisation. This involves maintaining and updating TFA’s database to ensure records are complete and accurate, supporting the administration of data collection activities, conducting first-level analyses of available data, visualising and communicating data to a range of audiences, and being the first point-of-call for providing statistics and relevant evidence to support TFA’s impact communication. This role is a learning opportunity for someone wanting to build proficiency in data monitoring, analysis, visualisation and communication, and will include on-the-job training to develop your skills in these areas. The role is well suited to a recent university graduate.

Please read the full advertisement and job description on the left for more information.

How to apply

  1. Apply here, by 11:59pm on Sunday 16 May 2021 and
  2. Email your CV to jobs@teachforaustralia.org, with the subject line ‘Application: Data Management Officer” (ensure your CV is clearly labelled with your full name.)

All enquiries can be directed to jobs@teachforaustralia.org.

  • Employment type: Full time, contract role to 31 December 2022, aligned to funding (possibility of extension)
  • Location: Boorloo (Perth, Western Australia)

About the position

The WA State Manager will lead the strategic direction and the delivery and implementation of the Leadership Development Program in Western Australia. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is strategically minded, committed to our mission, and able to effectively manage critical relationships. The role works with a strong national leadership team at Teach For Australia.

Please read the full advertisement and job description on the left for more information.

How to apply

  1. Click on the ‘Apply Now’ by 11:59pm on Sunday 23 May 2021 and
  2. Email your CV to jobs@teachforaustralia.org, with the subject line ‘Application: WA State Manager” (ensure your CV is clearly labelled with your full name.)

All enquiries can be directed to jobs@teachforaustralia.org.

  • Employment type: Full time, contract role to 31 December 2022, aligned to funding (possibility of extension)
  • Location: Naarm (Melbourne)/Victoria

About the position

The Program Support Officer plays a critical role in the LDP team by coordinating, supporting and managing an array of logistical activities to ensure that key responsibilities of the LDP team are fulfilled. Primarily, the work relates to coordinating and supporting Associate school placement activities nationally, coordinating and managing logistical activities related to School Practicum and coordinating and managing the administration of the Mentor Development Program. Note: while we prefer the successful candidate to be based in Naarm (Melbourne), we are open to candidates based elsewhere in Victoria. The successful candidate must be available to work in Naarm during November to January (with the exception of our office Christmas/New Year closure, and pending any COVID restrictions) to support LDP activities on the ground.

Please read the full advertisement and job description on the left for more information.

How to apply

  1. Apply here, by 11:59pm on Sunday 30 May 2021 and
  2. Email your CV to jobs@teachforaustralia.org, with the subject line ‘Application: Program Support Officer” (ensure your CV is clearly labelled with your full name.)

All enquiries can be directed to jobs@teachforaustralia.org.

Associate

Teach For Australia’s Leadership Development Program
  • Employment type: Full time
  • Applications for Cohort 2022 are now open!

About the position

We believe that to achieve systemic change, inspirational leaders are needed in schools, communities, business and government. Through the Leadership Development Program, we recruit outstanding individuals with academic expertise as well as a range of skills and experience to become ‘Associates’ who commit to teach in an educationally disadvantaged school for at least two years.

By the end of the program, you will have earned a nationally accredited Master of Teaching (Secondary) (Professional Practice) degree on scholarship, all the while earning a full salary and benefits for the duration of the program. Learn more about the program here.

How to apply

Applications now open, apply here.

Jobs at Teach For Australia

I have a few questions about the role I’m interested in – what’s the best way to get in touch with you?

For all enquiries, please contact our jobs inbox at jobs@teachforaustralia.org  with your query. It’s monitored frequently, we will usually get back to you within 24 hours.

Learn more

Find out more about Teach for Australia before applying for a role.