Vocational Education Teacher

Melbourne, Australia
05 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
17 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • 2 x Part time (0.5 EFT), Fixed-Term Positions - January 2018 to December 2018
  • $88,181 p.a pro rata + Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Education is a collegial, collaborative and creative space for teaching, learning and research in the discipline of Education. The school recognises the value of education that is relevant and innovative and is therefore a dual sector school that works actively with industry, government and the community partners in real world settings to provide a range of programs from specially tailored intervention programs for young people at risk of leaving education to PhDs in education. These include tertiary pathways and workforce enhancement programs in TAFE and teacher education programs in Higher Education.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The Vocational Education Teacher is mainly responsible for the delivery of course material, assessing students and the supervision of students enrolled in the units of competencies TAELLN411 - Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skills and TAEASS502 - Design and Develop Assessment Tools from the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE40116.

You will be required to participate in the School's continuing reviews of course content and development, delivery, teaching methods (including on-line delivery methods) and methods of students' assessment. You will also interact with external organisations, industry groups and RMIT teaching and administration staff.

Skills & Experience Required

To be considered for the role it is essential that you have effective interpersonal and communication skills relevant to teaching and consultancy environments. This includes effective presentation and facilitation skills, and in the use of flexible teaching methods.

You will have demonstrated skills in competency-based assessment and the capacity to diagnose learning problems in students and propose and implement effective solutions.

You will be responsible for ensuring current and contemporary teaching methods meets the education level being delivered and assessed. It is essential that you have relevant teaching experience and substantial discipline knowledge.

The appointee must meet vocational, assessment and delivery competencies and must hold the TAE50111 or TAE50116 Diploma of VET from the TAE Training and Education Training Package as a minimum qualification. You must also hold either or both of the units of competencies TAELLN411 - Address Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy Skills and TAEASS502 - Design and Develop Assessment Tools.

To Apply

For further information please contact Jo Bradford, Program Manager Workforce Training and Development on +61 3 9925 4347 or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 558971.

Applications close on Sunday 17th December 2017.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

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.

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