Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Teacher – Costume for Performance

Position Number: MP1875
Applications Close: 24 Jan 2014

Part - Time (30.4 hours per week)
Great working environment

In 2014 NMIT will establish a presence in the Melbourne suburb of Prahran. This new campus will trade under the name Melbourne Polytechnic and will deliver both Vocational and Education and Training and Higher Education programs.
This position will be initially located at the Prahran Campus and will be dependent upon sufficient student enrolments.
About the role

NMIT is seeking to appoint an innovative, qualified and motivated individual to fill the position of Teacher – Costume for Performance. You will be a hardworking and enthusiastic teaching professional with excellent subject knowledge.

Your primary objectives will be:

  • Deliver and assess units of the Costume for Performance courses within the Visual Art department and assist in the planning and development of teaching programs.
  • Ensure all aspects of program development, delivery and record management meet compliance requirements.
About You

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

  • A Degree or Diploma relevant in both content and academic level and industry experience relevant to Costume for Performance industry. The TAE 40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is required for this position. A course of teacher training is preferred.
  • A sound knowledge and ability to teach Costume for Performance units from the Screen and Media Training Package.
  • Well-developed skills in teaching including the ability to select and use a wide range of teaching and assessment strategies appropriate to a diverse student population and the competency standards required.
  • A sound knowledge of the diverse areas within the Screen and media industries and a high level of proficiency in Costume for Performance.

For a full list of the key selection criteria please refer to the position description.

A Working With Children Check will be required for this position.


The salary will be in the range of $50,856 - $81,487 (T1 - T5) Per Annum pro rata



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

Applicants must address the key selection criteria contained within the position description. You will not be shortlisted if you fail to address the key selection criteria in your application.


Please download a copy of the Position Description below. Read the Position Description carefully before beginning your application.

Download the Application Form fill in the required fields including the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the position description and save the completed form on your desktop.

Forward the completed Application Form together with a copy of your current Resume and email to Make sure you include the job title and the job reference number in your covering email.

PLEASE NOTE: To download the forms below you will need Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Pro. If you are experiencing any difficulties in submitting your application, please contact the Human Resources Department on 03 9269 1266.

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