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Working at Teach for Australia

  • We’re headquartered in Melbourne’s CBD; we also have an office in Perth, 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 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

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. .

Campus Brand Ambassadors

  • Employment type: Casual
  • Locations: Perth, Sydney, Melbourne
  • Currently seeking applicants who are attending the following universities: Curtin, UNSW, LaTrobe and RMIT.

About the position

As a Campus Brand Ambassador, you will support the Recruitment Team to identify and inspire diverse and high-calibre potential applicants to engage with Teach For Australia’s mission, and apply for the Leadership Development Program. You will enjoy a high degree of independence and autonomy, and will be supported with continuing professional development from the Recruitment Team.

You can read more about the work our Campus Brand Ambassadors do here, and read the full advert and position description here.

Note: Successful candidates will be required to attend a two-day training and induction workshop held virtually.

How to apply

  1. Apply via the link below. Applications must be received by by 11.59pm on Sunday 14 February 2021
  2. Email your CV with the subject line ‘Application: Campus Brand Ambassador” (ensure your CV is clearly labelled with your full name)

Please email all queries to jobs@teachforaustralia.org.

Associate, Teach For Australia’s Leadership Development Program

  • Employment type: Full time
  • Applications for Cohort 2022 will open on 18 February 2021

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 are currently closed.

Get notified when applications re-open by registering your interest. We’ll ask for your contact and background information to confirm your eligibility for the program. If you’re eligible, we’ll be in touch!

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.