Your Career has already started


Owned by Teachers. Run by Teachers.

Connecting Teachers with Schools

The Teaching Initiative is Melbourne's leading Boutique Teaching Agency, connecting teachers with schools in the West and Northern Suburbs of Melbourne.

We provide daily, long term and permanent staff, offering a seamless day to day transition into your school. We guarantee a professional, personable and friendly service. Our goal is to move above and beyond to exceed expectations for both teachers and schools.

Teacher-owned Boutique Teaching Agency

All of our teachers are accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching.


 Join Us

Different to a recruitment firm, run by two teachers; The Teaching Initiative aims to provide educators with local employment and exceptional support in their teaching career.


Primary Teachers

Our Primary Education team are early years specialists equipped with skills to manage classrooms up to Year 6.

Secondary Teachers

Our Secondary team are highly motivated and innovative teachers with a knowledge base to teach right across the curriculum.

Learning Support

Our Learning Support Officers work in conjunction with teachers to enhance learning.