VET Lecturer/Workplace Assessor in Tourism

Palmerston, Australia
01 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

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  • 3 years Fixed-term Full-time
  • Teaching Focused Academic Level A $63,065 - $94,612
  • Palmerston Campus

Share your extensive experience and knowledge of the Northern Territory’s Kakadu National Park with our enthusiastic students.

Charles Darwin University is an internationally renowned university delivering Higher Education (HE) and Vocational Education and Training (VET) to 11 campuses across the Northern Territory, New south Wales and Victoria. Positioned in the School of Service industries the Tourism, Hospitality and Recreation Team provides nationally accredited training from Certificate I to Diploma level qualifications in Tourism including Guiding: Hospitality: Event Management: and Fitness, Sport and Recreation. 

As the VET Lecturer/Workplace Assessor in Tourism your primary responsibility will be to co-ordinate and delivery of the Kakadu Knowledge for Tour Guides Accreditation. This will require your expert knowledge of Kakadu National Park and its Flora, Fauna, Indigenous Culture and World Heritage Accreditation to ensure training and assessment is delivered to the highest standard. 

Ideally you will hold a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (or equivalent), a Certificate III in Tourism or Guiding or extensive Industry experience, experience travelling to and working in regional and remote locations as well as the ability to deliver training and conduct assessments to meet the needs of varying student cohorts including those in urban, regional and remote locations.

For more information please contact Tim Francis, VET Team Leader - Tourism, Hospitality & Recreation on (08) 8946 7946 or 

Applications Close: 5 pm Monday 19 February 2018

Statement of Claim:

Attention Applicants: It is a requirement of this selection process that applicants provide a Current Resume / CV, a Statement of Claim addressing the Selection Competencies as listed in the Position Profile.

CDU Diversity Statement:

Charles Darwin University embraces diversity and the innovative ideas, perspectives and experiences our diverse workforce contributes. As a leading employer within the Northern Territory, Charles Darwin University is committed to supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to achieve their career aspirations. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.