International Student Support Officer (female)

$74,615 - $82,979 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 21 Jul, 2021

Job Description

TAFE Queensland was recently awarded the Pacific Maritime Training Services contract by the Department of Defence. As the training contractor, TAFE Queensland will provide all technical and non-technical training and Pastoral Care services to crews from 12 Pacific Island Countries and Timor-Leste who operate Guardian Patrol Boats (GPBs), which are gifted by the Australian Government. We are seeking a dynamic and innovative International Student Support Officer (female) to join our industry leading, renowned organisation! This is an exciting opportunity to implement an inclusive and culturally sensitive environment that effectively supports students’ success in the Pacific Maritime Training Services program.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Flexible full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification AO4
Workplace Location Cairns region
Job ad reference QLD/TQN072A-21
Closing date 02-Aug-2021
Yearly salary $74615 - $82979
Job duration Temporary full time to 30 June 2022
Contact person Stephanie Barchetti
Contact details (07) 4042 2654 M: 0427 013 157

TAFE Queensland is proud to be Queensland's largest, most experienced training provider. We deliver practical, industry-relevant training from entry-level certificates to bachelor degrees.

As an International Student Support Officer, you will have an opportunity to fulfil an integral role within the Pacific Maritime Training Services team and will facilitate Pastoral Care Services for all students involved in the program. You will utilise your knowledge and expertise in Pastoral Care and will demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm to support our students' skills and development.

Please note, this position is open to females applicants only due to genuine occupational requirements (S25 Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 Qld)

What's in it for you?
In addition to the amazing opportunity of joining this passionate 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!