Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Sessional Lecturer – Bachelor of Education, Early Years

Position Number: 2452
Applications Close: 11 Dec 2017

Department: Health and Education  

Position number: 2452

Melbourne Polytechnic is seeking to appoint Sessional Lecturers within the Bachelor of Education, Early Years, to deliver high quality teaching and learning experiences in early childhood and primary pre-service teacher education.  

Your primary objective will be:

  • Teach into the Bachelor of Education, Early Years at Melbourne Polytechnic at the Preston Campus
  • Collaborate with all education staff to support and maintain a high-quality student learning experience.

Duties Include:

  • Plan and conduct engaging high quality workshops (in line with agreed course outcomes) to ensure the successful delivery of courses across early childhood and primary curriculum areas.
  • Communicate regularly with the Course Coordinator and other staff within the department to establish a team environment and consistency in resourcing and delivery strategies.
  • Assist in maintaining positive student wellbeing and overall satisfaction within the course.
  • Assist in developing, maintaining and evaluating student learning, providing effective written feedback on assessment tasks in a timely manner.

Qualifications, Licenses and Experience

  • A postgraduate qualification in Education
  • Industry experience relevant to the content area and academic level of curriculum being presented to students – Early Childhood or Primary.
  • Teaching skills, including the ability to select and use a range of teaching and assessment strategies as determined by student needs. Tertiary teaching experience preferred.
  • A current Working with Children Check.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the commitment to Occupational Health and Safety, Anti-Discrimination, Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement.


Is dependent upon qualifications and will be in line with relevant industry awards.

To Apply

Please send a CV and expression of interest statement outlining your skills and experience to:

Eloise Thomson

Course Coordinator, Bachelor of Education, Early Years

Melbourne Polytechnic