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Position Details
Position Number 3013
Applications Close 31 December 2020

Sessional Teacher - Conveyancing

Position Number: 3013

Applications Close: 31/12/2020

Department: Construction

Melbourne Polytechnic is a leading Australian education provider that delivers vocational training and degrees through innovative, practical programs designed to meet the challenges of the modern workplace. With industry-standard facilities at campuses and training centres across Melbourne, Melbourne Polytechnic fosters learning and engagement within its community so students and staff can develop and achieve their goals.

Melbourne Polytechnic has the following vacancy for a suitably qualified person interested in joining a dynamic training organisation

  • Dynamic Work Environment
  • Great Team Culture
  • Casual Position

Are you an experienced Conveyancer or legal professional who has a passion to teach others?

Melbourne Polytechnic delivers the Advanced Diploma Conveyancing course at the Preston campus.

The course is designed to provide training for career success in a professional learning environment that is both challenging and motivating with the goal of  Victorian registration with the Business Licensing Authority as a Conveyancer  or entry level employment into the property settlement industry .

 You can expect your role of Teacher to be challenging, but also rewarding.  You are required to have current conveyancing experience, either as a registered conveyancer or legal representative, with practical experience in:

  • Day to day running of residential and commercial property matters
  • Managing files start to finish - draft, review, negotiate and advise on residential and commercial contracts (including off the plan)
  • Carrying out due diligence, preparing of transfer documents and other required pre-settlement conveyancing forms
  • Arranging for settlement with all parties and conducting settlement via  PEXA
  • Acting on transfers, refinance matters, discharge of mortgages etc
  • Preparation of leases
  • Preparation of option agreements
  • Preparation of loan documents
  • Preparing sale and purchase of business documents

We require the successful applicant to teach the Advanced Diploma Conveyancing on a sessional basis min 1 night per week, from 6.00pm – 9.00pm

 You must hold

  • TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • BSB61115 Advanced Diploma Conveyancing or equivalent or a law degree

If you are interested in sharing you knowledge and  teaching the next generation, then this is the role for you!

Employment Status:  Casual teacher to December 2020 unless otherwise determined.

Location: Preston Campus

Payment is at the rate of:

  • $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.


For further details please call Joanna Jackson : 9269 8337.

Submit your application by email to

 Your application must include the following:

  • Current resume
  • An expression of interest statement outlining your skills and experience
  • Email to
  • Job title and position number in the subject line of your email

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.

Melbourne Polytechnic encourages Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, LGBTIQ+ and from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job, with age being no barrier.