Part Time Casual Teacher Auslan

$84.69 hourly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
  • 11 May, 2022

Job Description

Organisation / Entity: TAFE NSW
Job category:

Education And/Or Training

Job location:

Sydney Region
Sydney Region / Sydney - North/North West
Sydney Region / Sydney - South
Sydney Region / Sydney - East

Job reference number: 00008WS5
Work type: Flexibility available
Total remuneration package: $84.69 per hour, Teaching Duties
Contact: - Melissa Knudson, Head Teacher, Educational Pathways
Closing date: 07/06/2022 - 11:59 PM



  • $84.69 per hour (casual rate)
  • Opportunities for Sydney Region locations
  • Become a Part Time Casual Teacher with a world class education provider

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons who wish to be considered for placement on a suitability list for casual and relief teaching for Auslan within the Career Pathways, Aboriginal Languages and Employability Skills Team within the Sydney Region at the following locations:

  • Hornsby
  • Meadowbank
  • Northern Beaches
  • Randwick
  • St. George
  • St Leonards Campus

TAFE NSW supports and empowers thousands of students in hundreds of courses across multiple campuses and online. We are one of Australia's largest vocational education and training providers.


The Auslan teacher will be delivering accredited and non-accredited training in TAFE NSW campuses and/or external workplaces to students with various backgrounds and ages.

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.

We are looking for someone who will not just deliver content but is passionate about learning and training, who is student focused, dynamic, responsive, flexible, and caring.

For more information, please refer to the Position Description

  • Essential Criteria (you must address to be considered for this position)
  • Auslan qualifications or ability to demonstrate relevant competency.
  • Certificate IV TAE40116 or equivalent.
  • Statement of Attainment which includes the unit PSPLAN012 'Converse in Auslan at a proficient user level' OR demonstrate competency equivalent to that unit which includes conversing at fluent (not basic) Auslan level.
  • Minimum five (5) years' experience interacting with the Deaf community.
  • Responses to the two targeted questions -see below.
  • Please respond to the essential criteria only.


  • Attach a cover letter addressing each essential criterion above (2 pages max)
  • Attach copies of certified qualifications .
  • Attach a copy of your current resume.
  • Attach written responses to the 2 (two) targeted questions below. (500 word limit each)

For more information, please refer to the Information Package

Job Specific Enquiries: Melissa Knudson, Head Teacher, Educational Pathways,

Application Enquiries: please contact Sarah Willmott, Talent Acquisition Advisor via email:

Technical Issues: please contact I Work for NSW Support Team on 1800 562 679 (Mon-Fri) or


This is a child-related position. Applicants must have a valid and current Working with Children Check (WWCC) Clearance as a condition of employment.

In addition, your employment will be subject to the Department's National Criminal Records Check to determine your suitability for employment.