Education Advisor

TAFE Gippsland

Morwell, VIC

Posted 10/15/2020

  • Full Time Role (38 hours per week)

  • Maternity Leave Backfill for 12 months

  • Commences 4 January 2021

  • Campus location negotiable (Yallourn or Fulham/Sale preferred)

  • Job Reference No. 2067

GREAT things happen here

TAFE Gippsland has a unique opportunity for a highly experienced educational leader to take on the role of Education Advisor. The Education Advisor will be a key and active participant of the curriculum team providing expertise to teaching areas on educational planning, design and delivery with an emphasis on innovative assessment design.

About us

For over 85 years, TAFE Gippsland has been supporting Gippsland communities to thrive by empowering local students and enabling local businesses through the provision of high quality vocational education. TAFE Gippsland is located in the idyllic regional setting of Gippsland in eastern Victoria, with campuses from Warragul to Lakes Entrance. We are a Child Safe organisation.

About the role

As the Education Advisor, you will provide leadership and expert advice to educators in the implementation of outstanding educational practices and processes across TAFE Gippsland.

The position will focus on implementing quality and consistent assessment practice, as well as providing pedagogic leadership expertise with an emphasis on planning, design and facilitation to enhance learner outcomes. The role will support and guide educators in the design and development of course delivery and assessment with embedded adherence to external regulation and registration standards.

To be successful in this role you will be an exceptional communicator with the ability to develop strong collaborative relationships using influence and trust. You will have a demonstrated ability to work with a range of teaching teams to implement change practices in teaching and assessment.

A six month probationary period applies to this position.

Education and Experience

  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110 plus upgrade units or TAE40116), or

  • Diploma of VET (TAE50111) or equivalent experience, or

  • An approved teaching qualification at AQF6 level is highly desirable, and

  • Extensive educator mentoring and/or teaching experience, and

  • Experience working in the VET or TAFE sector is essential

Mandatory Licences and Checks

  • A valid Working with Children Check (WWC) Assessment Notice and/or WWC Card

  • Current (less than 12 months old) satisfactory National Police Check

  • Current Drivers Licence

Why Join TAFE Gippsland

  • Employment with Gippsland’s leading Training Provider

  • Family-friendly organisation

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Access to Employee Assistance Program

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online and include a current resume and address the Key Selection Criteria. No late or hard copy applications will be accepted.

For specific enquiries relating to this position please contact Nita Schultz Acting Manager Curriculum & Innovation on 0407 863 741.

For enquiries relating to the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources on (03) 5152 0727.

Applications close 2.00pm Friday 6 November 2020

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