Secondary School Teacher – Chinese 2024

Website St Andrews Christian College

Are you dedicated to making a positive impact on young lives through Christ-centered education and a commitment to excellence?

St Andrews Christian College is a coeducational Christian school (Prep – Year 12), located in Wantirna South, Melbourne. Our staff support the College’s mission: To educate our students so that they are well-skilled, understand life on the basis of biblical truth, and are motivated to walk with God and serve Him in their lives, so that they will be a positive Christian influence in the world.

About this Opportunity:

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Chinese Teacher to join our dynamic Secondary School team at St Andrews Christian College. As a Secondary School Teacher – Chinese, you will be responsible for:

  • Delivering engaging and effective Chinese language lessons to secondary school students.
  • Developing and implementing a comprehensive curriculum that caters to different learning styles and abilities.
  • Providing constructive feedback to students to support their learning and development.
  • Creating a positive and inclusive learning environment that fosters academic growth and personal development.
  • Collaborating with colleagues to contribute to the ongoing improvement of the Chinese language program.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A recognised teaching qualification with relevant endorsements in Chinese language education.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in spoken and written Chinese, along with a sound understanding of Chinese culture.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and motivate students effectively.
  • A commitment to upholding the values and ethos of St Andrews Christian College within the classroom setting.

This Fixed Term position is to cover staff leave during Term 3, with an FTE of 0.9. If you are enthusiastic about empowering young minds through the teaching of Chinese language and culture, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding role.

Please refer to the Position Description for full position requirements:

Secondary Teacher – Position Description

Acceptance and adherence to the College’s Statement of Belief is an essential condition of employment.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fluency in both spoken and written Chinese
  • Proven experience in teaching Chinese language and culture at secondary school level
  • Demonstrated ability to develop engaging and effective lesson plans for Chinese language classes
  • Strong understanding of the Victorian Curriculum and its application to the teaching of Chinese
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Ability to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment for students of diverse backgrounds
  • Commitment to contributing to the wider life of the school through extracurricular activities and pastoral care responsibilities
  • Relevant teaching qualifications and certifications as required by Victorian Institute of Teaching

Working at St Andrews:

Some of the great benefits of working at St Andrews Christian College include:

  • Friendly and supportive team environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program
  • Competitive salaries, including benefits and salary packaging options
  • Generous leave above standard entitlements
  • Discounts on school fees for staff with children enrolled at the College
  • Opportunities for career and leadership professional development

Join our team and make a difference in the lives of our students at St Andrews Christian College.

Applications must be submitted through the online portal by clicking “HERE” below.

Enquiries can be sent to the Human Resources Manager, Ms Sharon Swalling at

Applications close Friday 12th July 2024, unless filled prior.

To apply for this job email your details to

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