Teacher of Plumbing

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

Job Description

Organisation / Entity: TAFE NSW
Job category:

Education And/Or Training

Job location:

Sydney Region / Sydney - North/North West

Job reference number: 00008Z6I
Work type: Full-Time
Number of positions: 1
Total remuneration package: $114,039. Packages includes salary ($86,650- $102,762), employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: +61 436 485 745 - Glenn Martyn
Closing date: 15/07/2022 - 11:59 PM


  • Explore the teacher within you & inspire the next generation!
  • Join the collaborative and knowledgeable teaching team at Meadowbank
  • Permanent Full-Time role with a 35-hour week and multiple employee benefits


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 Opportunity

A great opportunity for individuals with current industry experience and knowledge to join the Meadowbank campus on a permanent full-time basis as a Teacher of Plumbing. 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 about sharing your extensive plumbing industry expertise and knowledge with your students. Highly motivated you will actively work as part of a collaborative and dynamic teaching team and are committed to building the skills of students. You also have the ability to create a learning environment that is supportive, stimulating and fosters independence.

To be considered for this position, you will have demonstrated:

  • Qualifications meeting the requirements for recognition as a tradesperson in Plumbing, Draining, Gasfitting, Liquefied Petroleum Gasfitting
  • Qualifications of Cert IV in Plumbing or Advanced Plumbing Post-Trade certificate or equivalent training programs.
  • Hold the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or TAE40110 with the two additional units) or a Diploma in VET or Adult Education or equivalent.
  • Minimum of three years post-qualification experience in industry relevant to your qualifications, gained no longer than five years previously.
  • Be prepared to continue to develop their Vocational Education and Training (VET) knowledge and skills as well as their industry currency and trainer/assessor competence.

Highly Regarded

Qualification in Diploma of Hydraulic Service Design or equivalent
5 years' post-qualification experience in industry, relevant to your qualifications

Please note you will be required to participate in a trades test comprising both theory and practical assessments.

To be considered for this position, you will be able to demonstrate ability in all the Essential Requirements in the Position Description below.

For further information regarding the position please review the Position Description and Information Package.

How to Apply
For your application to be considered:

  • Attach an updated resume
  • Provide certified copies of your qualifications and transcripts
  • Click 'Apply Now' where you will be required to complete the pre-screening questions including 2 targeted questions (max 300 words per response)

Closing Date: Friday 15 July 2022 at 11.59pm

Role specific enquiries: Glenn Martyn, TL Plumbing & Tiling - Infrastructure, Energy & Construction Skills Team via email glenn.martyn@tafensw.edu.au or phone: 0436 485 745

Technical Issues: If you experience difficulties whilst submitting your application online at JobsNSW please contact the support team by email support@iworkfor.nsw.gov.au or phone 1800 562 679.

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.

An eligibility list may be created for this position, and position(s) of the same classification that subsequently become vacant may be filled using this suitability list.