Teach in Australia

Free Agency Education Recruitment
Employment Type
€40.00 - €45.00 per hour
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Say ‘G’day’ to the Magnificent Australia, with the beaches at your doorstep and iconic Aussie sights to explore.

Australia provides a wealth of experiences for anyone embarking on a working holiday or making a more permanent move. With an extensive network of partner schools, we can always find the best fit for you.
In addition to teaching, we also offer opportunities in:

  • Early Childhood
  • Education support (TA)
  • Special Needs Settings (SEN)
  • Outside School Hours Care (OSHC)
  • Administration staff

We’re always here to support you every step of the way

We’ll ensure your journey runs smoothly, providing: 

  • Guidance from expert consultants who’ve lived the dream themselves!
  • Assistance with visas 
  • Help with state teaching registration, security clearances and setting up bank accounts
  • Work opportunities available pre-departure and upon arrival
  • Assistance in finding accommodation, local activities and travel advice
  • App-based management of your work schedule for convenience and reliability
  • Local events and functions when you arrive!

What you will need..

Australian Recognised Qualifications

If you’re a qualified Teacher in the UK and completed a 4-year degree or equivalent, your qualifications will be recognized in Australia and will you be eligible to teach there. You will be required to register with the appropriate state-based registration board for teaching. Victoria is the Victorian Institute of Teaching. 

 If you don’t have a teaching qualification you will still be suitable for Support roles or Early Childhood (Nursery) roles. Early Childhood (Nursery) educators will need to have their qualifications assessed by Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority () before they apply for their teaching registration or working with children check as appropriate.

Working VISA or Aus Working Rights

  • Up to date CV
  • 2 Work Referees
  • registration with Victorian Institute of teaching.

Free Agency has been an employer of choice for many Irish Teachers doing a working holiday. We provide a energetic, friendly and social environment and pay staff well for supporting our network of schools.

We hope have have you join our team when you head over.