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Early Childhood Language Teacher - French Speaking

Apply now Job no: 493117
Work type: Maximum Term Part Time
Location: Melbourne East
Categories: Early Learning

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Part-time, Maximum Term position until June 2022
  • Port Melbourne location

About the opportunity

We are seeking an Early Childhood Language Teacher to join our early years service based in Port Melbourne.

You will be an experienced Kindergarten Teacher proficient in speaking French. This position will be based at 9.5 hours per fortnight.

This is a maximum term position until June 2022.

The Early Childhood Language Teacher  will be responsible for the delivery of the language programs and work closely with existing staff to support aspects of the education program in the designated language. The language teacher will receive dedicated time for planning to support program delivery.

You can view the position description here

About you

Staff delivering the language program will be required to undertake a language proficiency assessment, arranged by the Department of Education and Training, to ensure language skill is adequate to deliver a quality program. The assessment is based on a proficiency level equivalent to third year tertiary study in the language. This is a native or near native level of language proficiency.

Uniting requires a degree qualified Early Childhood Teacher with French language skills. Diploma qualified educators or primary school qualified teachers who understand early childhood pedagogy and practice may also be considered, as will alternative languages to French.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by submitting the following

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Applications close

Wednesday 5 August 2020

Get in touch

Sarah O'Donnell, Early Learning Services Coordinator

T: 03 8870 4089 
M: 0466 668 684

About Uniting

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. Visit us:

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.


Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.

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