Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Student Practical Placement Project Officer

Position Number: MP1836
Applications Close: 29 Nov 2013

Fixed Term contract ending 31.12.2014
Part-time 0.6 (22.8 hours per week)
Great working environment

In 2014 NMIT will establish a presence in the Melbourne suburb of Prahran. This new campus will trade under the name Melbourne Polytechnic and will deliver both Vocational and Education and Training and Higher Education programs.

This position will be initially located at the Prahran Campus and will be dependent upon sufficient student enrolments.


About the role

Your primary objectives will be:
  • Identify and engage with industry networks and organisations to establish ongoing practical placement partnerships for Health and Community Studies Department courses.
  • Develop and maintain accurate recording systems to capture required information.

About You

The successful applicant will be a hardworking and enthusiastic professional with:
  • Appropriate post secondary qualifications and/or significant experience in a related role.
  • Demonstrated broad knowledge of the Community Services and Health sectors.
  • Capacity to build and manage relationships and liaise effectively with industry networks and internal and external stakeholders.
  • Highly developed project management, organizational and administrative skills, including the ability to design and manage databases such as Access and Microsoft Excel.
For a full list of the key selection criteria please refer to the position description.


$59,620 - $62,156 (AO7.1 - AO7.3) per annum pro rata.
A Working With Children Check  will be required for this position.


To be eligible to apply you must either:

a) be an Australian Citizen or
b) provide evidence which substantiates your entitlement to work in Australia

Applicants must address the key selection criteria contained within the position description. You will not be shortlisted if you fail to address the key selection criteria in your application.


Please download a copy of the Position Description below. Read the Position Description carefully before beginning your application.

Download the Application Form fill in the required fields including the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the position description and save the completed form on your desktop.

Forward the completed Application Form together with a copy of your current Resume and email to Make sure you include the job title and the job reference number in your covering email.

PLEASE NOTE: To download the forms below you will need Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Pro. If you are experiencing any difficulties in submitting your application, please contact the Human Resources Department on 03 9269 1266.

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