Sessional teaching vacancies for language teachers in 2022

​Apply to teach one of the 48 languages offered, with sessional opportunities now available across Victoria

Victorian government school teachers are encouraged to apply for a sessional teaching vacancy at the Victorian School of Language (VSL).

The VSL offers languages other than English that students are unable to study in their own schools.

Classes are held outside school hours and are taught at over 40 campuses around Victoria.

Teachers are paid at a sessional rate determined by the department. Every year, teachers will be paid for 30 sessions of four hours and two sessions of three hours.

Applications are also open for a limited number of non-teaching positions, including:

  • supervisor
  • assistant supervisor
  • teacher librarian
  • administrative (clerical) officer.

These positions are also sessional appointments and based on an annual application process. For more information about these roles, refer to the VSL Employment page.

The VSL currently offers: Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Chin Falam, Chin Hakha, Chin Matu, Chinese, Classical Greek, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Dutch, Filipino (Tagalog), French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Malay, Malayalam, Maltese, Mizo, Pashto, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Sinhala, Spanish, Swahili, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Urdu and Vietnamese.

Apply now

All applications should be returned to:

The Principal
Victorian School of Languages
PO Box 1172
Thornbury Victoria 3071

There is no closing date for applications. Each application will be kept for 12 months and considered when vacancies arise.

Find out more

For more information, refer to the VSL website.

Like to know more? Please contact the VSL Head Office by phone: 03 9474 0500.