Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Project Officer – Auslan Online Learning

Position Number: 2615
Applications Close: 14 Aug 2018

Fixed Term Contract position (until 1/7/2019)

Friendly working environment

Part-time (22.8 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 Project Officer – Auslan Online Learning.

Your primary objectives will be to:

  • Manage the Auslan online learning systems and programs, including the development and formatting of resources and assessments. This role will have a strong understanding of the Auslan/Second language acquisition environment and challenges to develop innovative online programs to encourage greater participation in the programs.
  • Development and implementation of all theory and language online learning and assessment resources that map to the new training package.
  • Assess the equivalency/currency of current Moodle learning resources that can be mapped to the new training package.

About You

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

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary or equivalent qualifications such as in education, adult learning or multimedia Or a suitable combination of lesser qualification and significant relevant experience; and the Certificate IV Training and Assessment; and a current Working with Children Check.
  • Experience formatting and publishing learning materials for adult learners using innovative technologies, including various learning platforms and web based content.
  • High level computer literacy including Microsoft Office suite of programs; a sound knowledge and understanding of  Moodle or similar  online learning platform; Knowledge of video production application’s such as GoReact; YouTube; GoogleDocs.
  • Proven high level interpersonal skills to enable effective communication and liaison with internal and external key stakeholders.

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


The salary will be in the range of $68,898 - $73,958 (PACCT 6.1 – 6.3) pro rata, per annum plus superannuation.


Fixed Term Contract, (until 1/7/2019) Part - Time 22.8 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.

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 Polytechni

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