VE Teacher Associate Degree Legal Practice, Paralegal

Melbourne, Australia
17 May 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Expression of Interest - Vocational Education Teacher - Associate Degree Legal Practice (Paralegal)

  • School of Vocational Business Education
  • Great CBD Location

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, focused on creating solutions that transform the future for the benefit of people and their environments. We are global in attitude, action and presence; urban in orientation and creativity; and connected through active partnerships with professions, industries and organisations.

Situated within the College of Business, the School of Vocational Business Education (VBE) offers a broad range of globally oriented, applied training and education, from Certificate to Associate Degree level, nationally and internationally (Indonesia and China) to approximately 4000 students.

The Financial and Legal Services Industry Group offers a range of programs from Certificate IV through to Advanced Diploma. Our programs offer students the opportunity to work on authentic industry-based projects that are supported by our industry partners who work with both teachers and students to provide outstanding employment outcomes. Staff and students also have the opportunity to be part of our Global Work Integrated Learning Projects which are offered through our partnerships in USA.

The Role and Experience Required

The School is currently inviting expressions of interest for sessional teachers to join the Associate Degree in Legal Practice (Paralegal) program for Semester 2, 2019.

Subject expertise is required in the fields of:

  • Contract Law
  • Tort Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Legal Practice and Technology
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Evidence Law
  • Family Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Wills, Probate and Administration
  • Government and the law
  • Professional skills and responsibilities
  • Land Law and Conveyancing

A Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in law or legal practice is essential. Applications should include your industry experience and teaching qualifications.

Appointment is subject to passing a Working with Children Check.

To apply please provide:

  • Cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience
  • CV detailing any relevant industry and teaching experience

Please note that Semester 1 classes begin from 8 July 2019 and successful applicants must be available to start prior to this date.

Applications close: Friday 14th June 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

For further information about the roles please contact Program Manager, Callie Harvey via