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Position Details
Position Number 2950
Applications Close 31 December 2020

Sessional Teacher - Building Surveying and Building and Construction

POSITION NUMBER: 2950

Melbourne Polytechnic is seeking suitable applicants to teach within a range of areas with its Professional Practice Department.    We are seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to teach in the following areas:

  • Building Surveying
  • Building and Construction

Appropriate training may be provided to successful applicants.

Duties Include:

  • Plan and conduct lessons (in line with agreed delivery plans and Training Package requirements) to ensure the successful delivery of courses in the Professional Practice Department.
  • Communicate regularly with the Lead Teachers, Program Leaders and other staff within the Professional Practice programs to establish a team environment and consistency in resourcing and delivery strategies.
  • In consultation with the Lead Teachers, Program Leaders and other teaching staff implement strategies to support and retain students who are experiencing difficulties with course content.
  • Assist in developing, maintaining and evaluating student learning programs and associated teaching materials relevant to teaching activity.
  • Contribute to the administration of the department and teaching programs by: continually maintaining class attendance rolls in compliance with the Institute quality guidelines; provide students' academic results in a timely manner; identify resource requirements for units being taught and participate in ongoing preparation and correction relevant to the teaching activity.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Industry currency relevant to the Building Surveying or Building and Construction industry.
  • Well-developed teaching skills, including the ability to select and use a range of teaching and assessment strategies as determined by student needs and competency standards.
  • A sound knowledge of the relevant industry area.
  • Capacity to plan, schedule and meet agreed deadlines in the completion of teaching duties
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the commitment to Occupational Health and Safety, Anti-Discrimination, Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement.
  • A current Working With Children check.

Salary

  • $72.27 per hour for Casual Teaching -Certificate IV qualified
    $75.12 per hour for Casual Teaching-Diploma or equivalent (AQF5) teacher training qualified.
    $78.08 per hour for Casual Teaching-AQF6 teacher training qualified

Salary is based on the Victorian TAFE Teaching Staff Agreement 2018 and the appropriate qualifications and experience.

 https://www.fwc.gov.au/documents/documents/agreements/fwa/ae500437.pdf

How to apply

For further details please call Stan Irvine: 9269 8357.

Applications must include a cover letter and address the Key Selection Criteria on the position description

Position description and other relevant documentation can be found below.

Please ensure the following:

  • Your application is to be attached as one single document (Word or PDF)
  • Applications are saved as follows: "First Name, Surname, Position Number", e.g. "John Smith, 1234"
  • Include the job title and position number in the subject line of your email (only applications with position numbers will be considered)
  • Email to jobs@melbournepolytechnic.edu.au

Applications will only be considered from candidates that have the appropriate approval to work in Australia.

Melbourne Polytechnic promotes a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value unique contributions of all people.​