Teacher - Metal Fabrication and Welding

$84,918 - $100,708 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Wollongbar NSW 2477, Australia
  • 03 Sep, 2021

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: TAFE NSW
Job Category: Education And/Or Training
Job Location: Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley / Lismore & Far North Coast
Job Reference Number: 00008GYZ
Work Type: Full-Time
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: $111,732. Packages includes salary ($84,918- $100,708), employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: 0405 548 787 - Andrew Gill
Closing Date: 26/09/2021 - 11:59 PM

  • Supportive team environment
  • Positively impact the future of your industry
  • Permanent opportunity available

The Opportunity
TAFE NSW is looking for individuals with current industry experience and knowledge in Metal Fabrication and Welding to join our team of teachers at Wollongbar.

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.

About you
You are passionate and motivated about sharing your extensive industry experience. Your knowledge of your industry is diverse. You have the ambition and drive to succeed and mentor students, passing on your experience and knowledge, and you have demonstrated experience in delivering training in an adult learning environment.

The successful applicant will possess

  • A certificate III in Engineering Fabrication trade (MEM30305), equivalent or higher qualification
  • A trade certificate of proficiency in Metal Fabrication & Welding.
  • Minimum 3 years post qualification industry experience gained no longer than five years previously
  • Comprehensive current knowledge of the industry and strong understanding of current trends and diversity within the Metal Fabrication Industry.
  • Hold the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
    Demonstrated commitment to maintaining professional currency.

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.

Location: Wollongbar

Status: Permanent

Job Grade/Classification: Base Grade teacher $111,732pa ($84918 - $100,708)

Reference Number: 00008GYZ

Closing date: Sunday 26 September 2021, 11:59PM

For further information please refer to the Information Package and Position Description.

Job Specific Enquiries: Contact Andrew Gill, Team Leader Manufacturing and Engineering, 0405 548 787

Recruitment Enquiries: Contact Linda Dewbery, Talent Acquisition Advisor, 02 6581 6395

How to apply.
For your application to be considered, you must provide:

  • A resume, including evidence that you meet the essential requirements of the position (refer to the position description).
  • Copies of your qualifications
  • A response to the 2 target questions below.
  • Contact details of 2 referees.

TAFE NSW is committed to diversity and fosters an inclusive environment in which all employees feel a sense of belonging.

We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for this position and we will make any adjustments that you need in the interview process and on the job to help you demonstrate your full potential.

You will be required to undertake a national criminal history check and obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) clearance as a condition of employment. For more information, visit Office of the Children’s Guardian website.

For permanent positions in the NSW Public Sector, you need to be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

For further information please refer to the Information Package and Position Description.

Key Application Responses

  • TAFE NSW is in an ever-changing environment. In response, we have engaged new approaches to learning, new systems, new operating models and a need to respond to the diverse needs of the customer, which includes individuals, business partners and other new and changing business requirements.

Please provide a recent example when you have demonstrated the ability to contribute to a change management process through innovative practices.

  • TAFE Teachers need to develop strong relationships with local industry and regularly seek input from industry and employers about their training needs.

Please provide a recent example when you have worked with industry and employers to achieve a successful outcome.