Foundation Educator - TAFE Queensland

  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 12 Jul, 2021

Job Description

Our Community and Health Portfolio is currently seeking a Foundation Educator to help our students to be their best, change their lives and develop strong communities by providing quality teaching the Primary Health. If you are looking for your next adventure, we'd love to hear from you!

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/TQN034-21
Closing date 30-Sep-2021
Salary Other $418.20 per F/N
Job duration Temporary part-time to the 17 December 2022
Contact person Melanie Clarke
Contact details 07 4042 2652 or 0419 249 473

As a key member of the TAFE Queensland's (TQ) Community and Health teaching and delivery teams, you will conduct tutorial activities designed by a supervising teacher, in a range of learning environments, you will contribute to supporting quality-learning services to a wide range of clients within the Indigenous Primary Healthcare Team.

What's in it for you?

To be eligible for Foundation Educator, applicants must possess a relevant industry qualification, currently be working in the industry (or have recent experience) and commit to completing Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116).

  • Possession of vocational competencies at least to the level of the unit(s) of competency that tutorial support is being provided
  • Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice)
  • Current industry experience and skills directly relevant to the tutorial support being provided;
  • Possession of a licence, ticket, professional body credential or registration that is relevant to the vocation in which they are tutoring; and
  • Attainment of the training and assessment qualification required for Trainers in the National Vocational Education and
  • Training Regulator's Standards for Registered Training Organisations (Certificate IV in Training and Assessment), within 12 months of commencing employment.

In addition to the amazing opportunity of joining this dedicated team, we also offer a number of other benefits, including:

  • A highly attractive remuneration package, generous superannuation, salary sacrificing options and leave loading;
  • An exceptional opportunity to stretch your knowledge through tailored professional development opportunities;
  • Work-life balance via flexible work arrangements and generous leave allowances;
  • Healthy lifestyle and wellness programs;
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program.

As a key member of the Region's teaching and delivery team, you will contribute to developing and delivering quality learning services to a wide range of clients through:

  • Outcome focused vocational education and training (VET) programs;
  • Linking with industry, schools, universities, other TAFE and VET providers;
  • Maintaining currency with industry practices, workplace delivery and contemporary teaching methodologies and philosophies;
  • Working in an environment of change and continuous improvement; and
  • Making Great Happen!