Graduate Teacher Program 

Marist-Sion College, Warragul is an inclusive Catholic co-educational secondary College with 1120 students, 100 km south-east from Melbourne accessible directly from the M1 Freeway.

Marist-Sion is offering fantastic opportunities for exceptional Graduate Teachers to join our team. Our teachers are representative of our strong team-based culture and possess the following qualities: 

  • Highly relational and student centered 
  • Committed to the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all 
  • Creative thinkers and innovative problem solvers 
  • Strong communicators and collaborative team players 
  • Informed by data and evidence based practices 
  • Future focused and goal orientated 



Graduate Teacher Program – Induction and Mentoring 

Focused on individuals seeking to build a career in education, our Graduate Teacher Program – Induction and Mentoring provides innovative, energetic and dedicated graduates with exposure to core learning areas and opportunities to be mentored by Expert Teachers. The program offers: 

  • Ongoing employment commencing December (Headstart) 2024 or January 2025. 
  • A safe and inclusive environment to nurture your skills. 
  • Dedicated one on one mentoring from Expert Teachers. 
  • Networking opportunities with Graduate Teachers from other schools. 
  • Weekly optional collaborative workshops for Graduate Teachers to seek advice, review the week and plan for upcoming events on the College calendar. 
  • Extensive opportunities for internal and external professional learning and development. 
  • Participation in the Diocese of Sale and VIT – Graduation Induction and Mentor Program, in partnership with your mentor and other graduate teachers. 
  • Ongoing support to complete the transition from provisional to full VIT registration. 
  • Access to a comprehensive learning and development library through EC by Go1 Learning Portal 


Salary and Conditions 

  • $77,248 + super + salary packaging + 17.5% leave loading + 1% position allowance 
  • A strong team based culture based on relationship and community 
  • Salary increase each January and July (Diocese of Sale Catholic Education Limited Schools and Secretariat Agreement 2022) 
  • Opportunities for growth and leadership 
  • Flexible Leave Day 
  • Time In Lieu opportunities 


Graduate Teacher Payment: 

Graduate Teachers who commence employment at subdivision T1-1 prior to 1 May 2024 will be paid a lump sum on progression to subdivision T1-2 in the following year as set out in the following table:  

Commencement on or before  2024 
1 November  $0  
1 December  $859 
1 January  $688 
1 February  $516 
1 March  $344 
1 April  $172 


Applications are to include: 

  • Marist-Sion College Employment Application Form 
  • Curriculum Vitae 
  • Educational Philosophy Statement – in terms of how you view the place of education within the life of a student 
  • Selection Criteria Response – outlining your experience that will enable you to undertake various aspects of the role (no more than 3 pages for statement and response combined) 


Applications are to be addressed to the Principal and emailed to: