Short Course Teacher, Web Design with WordPress

Melbourne, Australia
Monday, 4 November 2019
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 4 December 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term

About us

RMIT is a multi-sector university of technology, design and enterprise with more than 91,000 students and 11,000 staff globally. RMIT offers postgraduate, undergraduate, vocational education and online programs to provide students with a variety of work-relevant pathways.

Our purpose is to offer life-changing experiences for our students, and to help shape the world with research, innovation, teaching and industry engagement. With strong industry connections forged over 130 years, collaboration with industry remains integral to RMITs leadership in education, applied and innovative research, and to the development of highly skilled, globally focused graduates.


Our Values inspire us, wherever we are in the world, and guide how we live and work together.

Imagination. Agility. Courage. Passion. Impact. Inclusion.

What unites us is our purpose and our values; they are at the heart of who we are, what we stand for, how we make decisions and connect with each other.

Our people make everything at the University possible. We encourage new approaches to work and learning, stimulating change to drive positive impact. RMIT exists to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. You will be a part of a productive and collaborative team, who values working relationships and outcomes through open and inclusive planning, continuous information sharing and transparent work practices.

When you join our team, you'll be able to access a range of benefits. From travel to fitness, there's something for everyone.

About the role and you

The School of Vocational Design and Social Context are seeking casual and sessional teachers to deliver a short course on website design using WordPress.

Successful applicants will possess:

  • Advanced knowledge of WordPress program
  • Recent industry experience
  • Relevant qualifications in the areas of Digital Design, Web Design and/or Graphic Design
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Good time management and organisational skills

Our casual and sessional teaching requirements include day and/or evening classes, and Saturdays which can provide you great flexibility in managing your other commitments.

Your application will be supported by a relevant industry qualification and/or industry experience, ideally with experience having taught others Website Design using WordPress and/or a Certificate IV in Training and Education (TAE).

Appointment is subject to passing a Working with Children Check.

Bring your whole self to work

We are better for our diversity. When we listen to those who are different to us, or challenge us, we grow stronger together. When we feel like we belong, we can achieve so much more. We respect each other, embrace our differences and build a sense of belonging in our team and beyond.

Were proud to share with you some of our wins:

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member with Bronze Award accreditation and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

RMIT was placed 10th in the 2019 Randstad Employer Brand Research Awards, up five spots from 2018.

We were named as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency in 2019.

We achieved Gold Employer status for LGBTIQ inclusion in the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) in 2018 and now in 2019.

We were recognised as a top five employer in 2018 for workplace accessibility with the Australian Network on Disability. The launch of our second Reconciliation Plan, Dhumbah Goorowa- a "commitment to share" - an important step in our reconciliation journey.

To apply, please 'Apply Now and include a:

  • Cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience
  • Resume detailing any relevant industry and/or teaching experience

Confidential enquiries can be made to: Mijail Valerrama (Industry Solutions Coordinator) on 9925 4424 and/or

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.