Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Sessional Teachers – VCAL Trade

Position Number: 2426
Applications Close: 31 Jan 2018

The VCAL program Melbourne Polytechnic requires sessional (casual) teaching staff to deliver specific units of VCAL and Certificate II in Building and Construction to our Ticket to a Trade VCAL program at the Heidelberg campus.

Our Ticket to a Trade program is delivered Tuesday to Friday 9 – 3:15 pm. Casual teaching carpentry hand tools and Work Related Skills is required for 5.5 hours during this timeframe.


Qualifications and experience required to undertake a casual sessional trade teacher role are:

  • Cert II (or higher) in Building and Construction
  • Certificate IV in TAE40110 and TAELLN411
  • A Working with Children Check
  • Capacity to plan and meet agreed deadlines in the completion of teaching tasks


  • A teaching qualification
  • A post-graduate qualification in Adult Literacy or similar

Payment is at the rate of:

$65.01 per hour for Casual Teaching - Certificate IV qualified
$67.57 per hour Casual Teaching - Diploma of VET Practice or equivalent teacher training


For further details please call Bronwyn Bannan on 03 9269 8668 or send your expression of interest and a CV to