Italian Teacher

About the role

This is an outstanding opportunity for Italian teachers seeking to grow their career in one of the leading languages schools in Australia. Recently graduated teachers are encouraged to apply.

International Grammar School is a leader in Languages education. The learning of Languages is at the centre of an IGS education and our Primary students are provided with a partial immersion program, while in High School, Languages are a core component of all students’ study programs until at least Year 10.

This part-time, temporary position calls for a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher of the Italian language and culture. The teaching load for the role will have a focus on High School classes, with a possibility of a minor primary allocation.

The successful applicant will ideally commence from the beginning of Term 1 2018, however there is some flexibility around this commencement. This part-time role will be an initial appointment of 12 months, replacing a staff member who requires extended and unexpected leave. The teaching load for this position will be between 0.5 and 0.8 full time equivalent.

About the successful applicant

This role calls for an outstanding teacher with a passion for teaching languages and inspiring their students with a love of the Italian language and culture.

The successful applicant will be fluent in Italian and have a strong understanding of Italian culture. They will have an ability to work with others on collaborative projects, as well as to show initiative with their programs and lessons. They will have well developed competencies in ICT.

A thorough understanding of the NSW Italian curriculum is essential to this role. The ability to teach a second language is beneficial but not essential.

Applicants must have a current Working With Children Number for NSW and hold or be eligible for accreditation with NESA (formerly BOSTES). Please ensure that your application includes details of both your WWC check and NESA accreditation.  

Enquiries to: David Hamper, Deputy Principal Staff and Innovation on 9219 6700 or

For general employment information, please click here. To apply for the position, submit your application below including names and contact details of at least 2 referees.