Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Director: Banyule Nillumbik and Whittlesea Tech Schools x2

Position Number: 2447
Applications Close: 30 Nov 2017

  • Executive contract position available (3 Years)

  • Friendly working environment

  • Full-time (38 hours per week)

About the Role

We are very excited to announce that Melbourne Polytechnic is seeking to appoint two experienced, innovative and qualified individuals to fill the positions of Directors: - Banyule Nillumbik Tech School and Whittlesea Tech School.

Your primary objectives will be to:

Lead  the development and establishment of a cutting-edge centre of educational excellence and innovation in Melbourne’s North. You will be responsible for the day to day operations and the future growth of the Tech School through ensuring the highest quality in programs and stakeholder relationships is achieved.

About You

The successful applicant will possess the following:

Key Selection Criteria

  • A degree or postgraduate degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant field with relevant management experience at a senior level.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage a team to deliver positive outcomes and build effective relationships with students, secondary schools, post-secondary educational providers, industry and external stakeholders to maximise opportunities.
  • Demonstrated ability to implement STEAM and inquiry based education programs and a demonstrated commitment to remaining abreast of current developments and innovation in the field.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as an effective member of a team with well-developed leadership, communication and interpersonal skills, including high level management, analytical and problem solving skills.

    For a full list of Key Selection Criteria please refer to the position description.


Executive Remuneration will be $120,000 - $130,000 per annum inclusive of superannuation.


Executive Contract (3 years), Full-Time 38 hours per week 


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

Your application must include the following:

  • Current resume
  • A separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the position description

You can submit your application by 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 People & Culture Department on 03 9269 1266.

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

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