Teacher of Horticulture

$86,650 - $114,039 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • 05 May, 2022

Job Description

Organisation / Entity: TAFE NSW
Job category:

Education And/Or Training | Vocational Education and Training/TAFE

Job location:

Sydney Region / Sydney - Inner West

Job reference number: 00008WNB
Work type: Full-Time
Number of positions: 1
Total remuneration package: $114,039 Package includes salary ($86,650- $102,762), employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: 0421 596 441 - Wayne Brouwer
Closing date: 19/05/2022 - 11:59 PM


  • Work as a Permanent Full-time TAFE Teacher in the Primary Industries and Natural Resources teaching section.
  • Enjoy an attractive remuneration and multiple employee benefits with a salary package between $96,158 - $114,039.
  • Deliver high quality training via connected learning and face-to-face delivery with TAFE Digital.

TAFE NSW has over 500,000 annual enrolments and sets the benchmark for quality education in Australia. Join our innovative, dynamic organization while we embark on a once in a generation evolution to modernize, upskill and digitally transform into a world-class education provider.


TAFE NSW is seeking a Permanent Full-time Teacher of Horticultural to deliver a combination of predominately online connected learning with some face-to-face delivery. Working within the Primary Industries and Natural Resources teaching section for TAFE Digital based at Strathfield, we have invested proudly in technology that will allow us to scale up our capacity for training across the state.

With dynamic new online learning virtual classroom models, combining teaching excellence with technology to deliver world-class skills to learners across NSW, this role offers you a chance to evolve to meet the changing needs of industry.

The role is responsible for a range of activities, which supports learners, and enhances the student learning experience. As a professional educator you will skill the workforce of tomorrow by constructing and guiding the educative process with a mixture of online workshops and classroom delivery.

In the role, you will use your industry experience to deliver educational programs and facilitate practical learning, enabling students to achieve their desired outcomes.

This position is full time hours with a salary package between $96,158 - $114,039. Dependent on business needs, the role offers Flexible Work Arrangements, with the option to work three (3) days from the Strathfield Campus and two (2) days from home. For full details about the position please review the Position Description and Information Pack.


At TAFE NSW we value our employees. We offer a range of benefits such as flexible working arrangements, generous leave entitlements, 10.5% superannuation employer contributions, a range of salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave, professional development programs, and health, fitness and wellbeing benefits amongst others.

Now is an extraordinary time to work with us. Be a key contributor in a once in a lifetime transformation of Australia’s largest Vocational Education Provider.


Keeping pace with rapidly emerging skill areas with specialist knowledge requires you to be highly flexible and adaptable.

It’s crucially important that we are equipping our learners with the skills that industry needs. You must have strong computer skills, especially with SharePoint document libraries, MS Teams and general systems knowledge to be able to assist with the delivery of course content to students via the various training platforms.

It’s important you understand current and emerging industry skills needs so TAFE NSW can be responsive to industry and customers. Your understanding will ensure the training you deliver aligns with in-demand and priority areas.

If you are interested in collaborating with a large team of industry experts in an innovative and dynamic way by sharing your real-world industry knowledge, then this is the right role for you.

To be successful in this role you must:

Hold the minimum vocational qualification in Certificate III in Horticulture, or equivalent.

Have a minimum of five (5) years relevant and post-qualification experience in the industry relevant to your qualification. With the ability to understand the content of the learning materials and the processes used in the discipline.

Hold the TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, or the TAE40110 qualification with the required additional upgrade units, or higher-level qualification in adult education.

To apply please click the apply button. To support your application please provide:

  • An updated resume, outlining how you meet the specific requirements of the position.
  • Certified copies of your teaching and vocational qualifications.
  • Your responses to the targeted questions.
  • Contact details for two referees.

Closing date: Thursday 19 May at 11:59pm

Role Specific Enquiries

Wayne Brouwer
Head Teacher PINR TAFE Digital
0421 596 441

Application Specific Enquiries

Sally Barry
Talent Acquisition Advisor
02 7921 0203

Technical Issues

IT Support Team
I Work for NSW
1800 562 679