French Teaching Opportunities

What qualifications and registration do I need to teach in Victoria?

All teachers wishing to teach in Victoria need to be registered with the Victorian Institute of Teaching which is the professional body that sets the professional standards for teachers in Victoria. At the VIT website registration information is available for teacher graduates trained in Australia and experienced teachers trained in Australia and teachers trained overseas.

You may click here to access current teaching positions advertised on DET's 'schooljobs' website.

Please note: Ads posted below are provided for the information of schools and individuals, they are not a recommendation or suggestion. We endeavour to provide accurate information. 

Caulfield Grammar School Wheelers Hill Campus

Caulfield Grammar School Wheelers Hill Campus is currently seeking a German & French Teacher.

Full time, permanent ongoing, commencing 2023 Caulfield Grammar School is a leading, internationally recognised, independent, co-educational school committed to providing exceptional educational opportunities from Early Learning through to Year 12.

With over 3300 students across 5 campuses, Caulfield Grammar passionately strives to deliver innovative specialist educational programs enabling quality learning every day, in every experience, for every learner, for life. Applications are invited from outstanding, experienced and passionate classroom teachers for a specialist role teaching German and French.  This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic Language team, building the program within a rich language curriculum.  Commencing 2023 at our Wheelers Hill Campus, we offer a full-time ongoing role.   

If you are interested in applying click here to be taken you to the school's employment page.


Kew High School

Kew High School is seeking a French teacher for Term 4 2022.

For more information please contact Kew High School Principal Josie Millard, on 03 9092 7510. 


St Catherine's School

About St Catherine’s School

As a leading girls’ school in Australia, St Catherine’s School is committed to nurturing and empowering independent and globally responsive young women, enabling them to approach all their endeavours with confidence, wisdom, and integrity.

Our 2021 VCE results were outstanding and rank St Catherine’s School as the number one girls’ school in Victoria.  The continued growth in our VCE results over the past 4 years is indicative of our exceptional teachers, and the outstanding academic care our staff provide to every student.  

About the Role

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and passionate French Teacher to join our School community from Term 1, 2023.

This is an ongoing position, and candidates seeking either full time or part time employment are encouraged to apply. Reporting into the Head of Languages, the successful candidate will be responsible for delivering an engaging and innovative French curriculum across Years 7 to 12.

To view the position description, or to apply visit http://careers.stcatherines.net.au/.

Applications will close Friday 9 September 2022 at 5pm



Mordialloc College

Mordialloc College has a full time ongoing French teaching vacancy for end of 2022 and 2023 onwards.

The job ID is 1293995 and all the details are available on Recruitment Online.


Caulfield Grammar Wheelers Hill Campus

The Wheelers Hill Campus of Caulfield Grammar is currently seeking a French teacher.

Click here for more information: https://www.caulfieldgs.vic.edu.au/employment/#opportunities


Port Melbourne Secondary College

New school Port Melbourne Secondary College is seeking a full time French teacher for the 2023 school year. Port Melbourne SC opened this year, and will have four Year 7 classes in 2023. 

Port Melbourne Secondary College

Ongoing Full Time French Language Position 

Recruitment online, job ID  1298571

For more information please contact the Port Melbourne SC Director Anne Stout, on 03 9113 3500).


Greenvale Secondary College

 New school, Greenvale Secondary College is seeking a French Teacher to join the team in 2023. 



Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak

Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak is a Catholic Independent School that aims to be the leading girls’ school in Australia. Highly regarded for our pastoral care, academic, sporting, music and cultural programs, we educate women who will work towards positive social change.

Our vision, to offer a Catholic education that liberates, empowers and motivates students, is supported by a strategic direction that incorporates the belief that staff are the most valuable and critical asset of the School.

The role

Loreto Toorak invites applications from experienced and talented French Teachers to join our dedicated team of teaching staff.  This opportunity is offered as a part time (0.7 FTE) ongoing role commencing Term 1, 2023.  Applications for a full time role will be considered for those with a second subject specialisation.  This role will facilitate, support and enhance student love and appreciation of the subject.  It is expected that all subject teachers have a broad and deep understanding of their subject specific content and curriculum. 

Click on here for more information: Current Opportunities | Loreto Mandeville Hall (loretotoorak.vic.edu.au)


VSL Distance Education

The Victorian School of Languages – Distance Education section, located in Thornbury, is looking for Casual Relief Teachers for their French Faculty.

Please email the Distance education Manager Joanne Lepore-  joannel@vsl.vic.edu.au or the Faculty coordinator Namaste Gadbois- namasteg@vsl.vic.edu.au if you are interested.