Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Learning Technologist, Banyule Nillumbik Tech School and Whittlesea Tech School

Position Number: 2521
Applications Close: 27 Feb 2018

Maximum Term Contract (31 Dec 2021) position available

Friendly working environment

Full - time (38.0 hours per week)

About the Role

We are very excited to announce that Melbourne Polytechnic is seeking to appoint an experienced, innovative and qualified individual to fill the position of Learning Technologist, Banyule Nillumbik Tech School and Whittlesea Tech School.

Your primary objective will be to:

Work closely with partner secondary schools, community and industry partners to develop and deliver authentic learning programs that use technology to innovate and prototype. These partnerships will enable students to work with industry on real life problems and create exposure to cutting edge technology and ideas not available to students in their host schools. 

About You

To be successful in this role you will have the following:

Key Selection Criteria

  • A degree or postgraduate degree or equivalent qualification in education and relevant qualifications or workplace experience in a technology enabled field.  Registered VIT qualification or the ability to undertake registration is required.
  • High level knowledge and experience in safely and competently use a range of technologies including CNC machinery, microcontrollers, design and imaging applications, AV creation tools, 3D and virtual reality, social media and coding in either an industry or education context.
  • A demonstrated ability to lead authentic contemporary STEAM learning design utilizing strategies such as; design thinking, inquiry, problem-based learning and gamification, aligning outcomes with curriculum standards and outcomes.
  • Ability to design and deliver excellent learning opportunities for a range of audiences, including students, teachers, colleagues and industry and community members using a range of instructional strategies.


The salary will be $90,998 (SE2) per annum plus superannuation contribution.


Maximum Term (31 Dec 2021), Full - Time 38.0 hours per week 


Please download a copy of the Position Description below.

Read the Position Description carefully before beginning your application.

Your application must be sent as one single document (Word or PDF) as an attachment.

 Please include the following:

Current resume

Your responses to the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description

Please ensure that your application is saved as follows:

“First Name, Surname, Position Number”

Eg. “John Smith, 1234”

Submit your application by email to including the job title and position number in the subject line of your email.

PLEASE NOTE: To download the position description 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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