Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Program Leader – Bridging Science; General Education

Position Number: 2425
Applications Close: 17 Oct 2017

Ongoing position available

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 an experienced, innovative and qualified individual to fill the position of Program Leader – Bridging Science; General Education.

Your primary objectives will be to:

  • Provide educational leadership to staff and students across the department programs and support the operational activities including quality assurance, student and staff issues, student progress and recruitment of students and staff.
  • Undertake a leadership role in the coordination of programs delegated by the Manager such as, but not limited to, Bridging Science and General Education programs.
  • Support the development of programs and curriculum through ongoing monitoring and annual reviews in order to achieve improved course outcomes.
  • Maintain effective liaison with industry and other agencies for the validation of current training and the implementation of future training options.

About You

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

Key Selection Criteria

  • A Degree or Diploma relevant to courses offered within the department and a course of teacher training accredited at Australian Qualifications framework level 5, which included supervised teaching practice and studies in teaching methodology or equivalent. Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is required (TAE40110). Working with Children Check and Police Check.
  • A sound knowledge of the diverse areas within the Bridging & Preparatory Studies Department and a background in an industry related to the departments offerings.
  • Demonstrated capacity to effectively lead and manage a team of staff in the design, implementation and evaluation of innovative teaching materials, products and services.
  • Evidence of ability to lead and manage teaching staff and to work within required timelines.

Evidence of ability to lead and manage teaching staff and to work within required timelines.


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


Ongoing, 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 ua.ud1563692116e.cin1563692116hcety1563692116lopen1563692116ruobl1563692116em@sb1563692116oj1563692116. 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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