Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Casual Teachers – Plumbing

Position Number: 2485
Applications Close: 21 Dec 2018

Department: Trades

Casual teaching roles are available in the Plumbing Trades programs at Melbourne Polytechnic. We are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to teach in the following areas on a casual basis.

  • Certificate II in Drainage & Plumbing
  • Certificate III in Plumbing
  • Certificate IV in Plumbing

Duties Include:

Plan and conduct lessons (in line with agreed delivery plans and Training Package requirements) to ensure the successful delivery of courses in the Trades Department.

Communicate regularly with the Lead Teachers, Program Leaders and other staff within the Trades programs to establish a team environment and consistency in resourcing and delivery strategies.

In consultation with the Lead Teachers, Program Leaders and other teaching staff implement strategies to support and retain students who are experiencing difficulties with course content.

Assist in developing, maintaining and evaluating student learning programs and associated teaching materials relevant to teaching activity.

Contribute to the administration of the department and teaching programs by: continually maintaining class attendance rolls in compliance with the Institute quality guidelines; provide students' academic results in a timely manner; identify resource requirements for units being taught and participate in ongoing preparation and correction relevant to the teaching activity.

Qualifications and Experience required to undertake a Casual Teaching Role:

  • A Trade Qualification in appropriate Plumbing Trades. Industry experience relevant to the content area and academic level being taught. Current Plumbing Licence & Registration required.
  • Well-developed teaching skills, including the ability to select and use a range of teaching and assessment strategies as determined by student needs and competency standards.
  • A Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE 40110) including Design and Develop Assessment Tools (TAEASS502) and Address Adult language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills (TAELLN411) or (TAELLN401A).
  • A sound knowledge of the relevant industry area.
  • Capacity to plan, schedule and meet agreed deadlines in the completion of teaching duties
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the commitment to Occupational Health and Safety, Anti-Discrimination, Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement.
  • A current Working With Children check.

Payment is at the rate of:

  • $68.52 per hour for Casual Teaching -Certificate IV qualified
  • $71.22 per hour for Casual Teaching-Diploma or equivalent (AQF5) teacher training qualified.
  • $74.02 per hour for Casual Teaching-AQF6 teacher training qualified

How to Apply

To apply please send a CV and expression of interest statement outlining your skills and experience to: ua.ud1542288310e.cin1542288310hcety1542288310lopen1542288310ruobl1542288310em@ni1542288310greVe1542288310lleDd1542288310ivaD1542288310

For further details please call David DelleVergin: 9269 8361.

Applications will only be considered from candidates that have the appropriate approval to work in Australia.

Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for positions with Melbourne Polytechnic.