Overview

With TAFE NSW, you will have the opportunity to grow your professional career in a dynamic and collaborative environment, where you can innovate, create value and proudly play a meaningful role in the once-in-a-generation transformation of Australia’s largest skills and training provider.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of TAFE NSW Skills Team.

The role of the TAFE teacher as a professional educator is to help, construct, guide and enhance the educative process. The teacher delivers educational programs and facilitates learning, enabling students to achieve their desired outcomes. The role of the teacher involves a broad range of activities which directly and indirectly support learning through the delivery of educational programs.

The role of the teacher is influenced by industrial, social, economic, technological and political developments that affect vocational education and training at local, state and national levels.

You’ll love this role if you….

  • Enjoy a hands-on teaching role
  • Are passionate about Screen and Media
  • Are flexible and outcome-focussed

Reporting to the Head Teacher, Photography and Screen & Media, in this position you will:

  • provide appropriate variety and flexibility in educational practice;
  • undertake assessment and evaluation of learning outcomes;
  • maintain and develop professional relevance and expertise in educational and technical disciplines;
  • contribute to decision-making that affects the learning environment;
  • liaise with local industry, other educational providers and the community to ensure that education and training are relevant and responsive to needs;
  • participating cooperatively in the development and implementation of agreed quality improvement processes by reflecting on experience, their own performance and an evaluation of processes and program outcomes.

If you have….

  • As a minimum teaching qualification, Teachers must hold the TAE40116, or TAE40110 plus the following units: TAELLN411 Address adult language literacy and numeracy skills or equivalent and TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools or equivalent.
  • A Degree, Advanced Diploma, Diploma in Screen & Media or equivalent in a related field.
  • 3 years post degree or equivalent, relevant and current experience in one or more of the following discipline areas: Video Production; Video Editing; Camera Operations; 2D and/or 3D Animation; Interactivity and Interface Design; AR/VR production; Screen Audio Production; Social Media
  • Evidence demonstrating current and relevant professional and practical experience.
  • High level written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Commitment and ability to facilitate learning in an adult environment.
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality customer service.
  • Demonstrated commitment to maintaining professional currency.
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to a team environment.

… We would love to hear from you!

TAFE NSW’s purpose is to skill the workforce of the future. It is Australia’s leading provider of vocational education and training with over 500,000 annual enrolments and a proud history for setting the benchmark for quality service. As the NSW public provider, it supports the NSW Government’s priority to grow skills for the economy and jobs of tomorrow. Critically, TAFE NSW plays a vital role in providing vocational education in rural and regional NSW, and job training pathways for the most vulnerable in the community.

Closing date: Wednesday 13th January 2021, 11:59pm

To learn more about this position please review the Position Description and Information Package.

Job Specific Enquiries please contact Craig Daalmeijer-Power, Head of Photography, Screen & Media, Games & Digital Media, Western Sydney on 02 9208 9513.

Selection Criteria forms a specific part of the selection process. Candidates for this role are required to address each of these items specifically in their application. Please note, TAFE NSW will be required to verify your qualification if this is outlined as an essential requirement. For all Temporary Teacher Vacancy information, please refer to the link provided. Responses to the following questions will be required as part of the application process. Please prepare your responses in a word document and copy and paste as required. Please limit your responses to a max 300 words per response.

Question 1. What motivates you to want to become a teacher with TAFE NSW?

Question 2. Please explain how you would leverage your industry experience to date to enhance the learning experience of our students.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to obtain Working with Children Check (WWCC) clearance. For temporary positions, it is generally acceptable for you to have a current visa that allows you to work in Australia.

TAFE NSW is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to fostering a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from people with a disability and will make any reasonable adjustment that you need both in the interview process and on the job. If you need assistance or if you have any questions in relation to the recruitment or application process, please contact Karrie Gensler, karrie.gensler@tafensw.edu.au.

If you experience difficulties whilst submitting your application online at JobsNSW, please contact the support team on 1800 562 679.

Key Application Responses

Responses to the following questions will be required as part of the application process. Please prepare your responses in a word document and copy and paste as required. Please limit your responses to a max 300 words per response.

Question 1. What motivates you to want to become a teacher with TAFE NSW?

Question 2. Please explain how you would leverage your industry experience to date to enhance the learning experience of our students.

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