Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Sessional Teacher - Auslan

Position Number: S157
Applications Close: 01 Aug 2014

  • Great working environment

  • Close to public transport

  • Friendly and supportive team environment


About the role:

NMIT is seeking to appoint an innovative, qualified and motivated individual to fill the position of Sessional Teacher - Auslan.

Duties required to undertake a casual teaching role:

  • Preparation, delivery and evaluation of teaching content to classes as allocated by the Program Coordinator.
  • Working collaboratively with the Auslan lead teacher and co teachers on delivery of the Auslan program
  • Maintaining and further developing ICT skills necessary for the delivery and administration of the formal tuition and related services, together with a commitment to developing skills in effective use of technology for both face to face and online delivery of Auslan programs.
  • Providing assessment and documentation of student progress within the program
  • Assisting the Auslan lead teacher and Program Coordinator in all related administrative and student matters

For a comprehensive overview of the duties, please refer to the attached Duties Statement.

About you:

The successful applicant will be a hardworking and enthusiastic teaching professional with:

  • An appropriate Auslan teaching qualification
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE 40110.
  • A Bachelor of Education (LOTE - Auslan) or recognised equivalent.
  • Industry experience relevant to the content area and academic level being taught.
  • Well-developed teaching skills, including the ability to select and use a range of teaching and assessment strategies as determined by student needs and competence standards.

A Working With Children Check will be required for this position


Payment is at the rate of:
$61.88 per hour for Casual Teaching – Certificate IV qualified
$64.31 per hour Casual Teaching – Diploma of VET Practice or equivalent teacher training


Forward your current Resume and cover letter to Make sure you include the job title and the job reference number in your covering email.


To be eligible to apply you must either:

a) be an Australian Citizen or
b) provide evidence which substantiates your entitlement to work in Australia

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