Full Time, Continuing Position
Salary Teacher Level 2.2 - 5 + 12% Superannuation
Based at either the Melbourne, Brunswick or Bundoora campus, but may be required to work and/or be based at other campuses of the University.
About the Position As a Teacher - Graphic, Furniture & Product Design, you will be mainly responsible for the delivery of course material, assessing students and the supervision of students enrolled in selected courses in the School. The programs you will teach into are the Associate Degree in Graphic Design, the Diploma of Graphic Design and the Certificate IV in Design.
Participation in the School's continuing reviews of course content and development, delivery, teaching methods (including on-line delivery methods) and methods of students' assessment will also form part of this role.
You will interact with external organisations, industry groups and RMIT teaching and administration staff. Your performance will be underpinned by participation in relevant activities which ensure your vocational competence meets and/or exceeds the education level being delivered and assessed.
To be successful in this position, you'll have:
Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills relevant to teaching and consultancy environments. This includes effective presentation and facilitation skills, and in the use of flexible teaching methods.
Demonstrated skills and experience in competency-based assessment.
Demonstrated ability in ensuring current and contemporary vocational competence which meets and/or exceeds the education level being delivered and assessed.
Demonstrated experience in relevant industry, and substantial discipline knowledge as it relates to this position.
Demonstrated capacity to diagnose learning problems in students, propose and implement effective solutions.
Demonstrated ability to contribute effectively as a constructive and proactive member of a team.
Demonstrated skills in the use of relevant information and communication technologies.
Please Note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children and National Police Check.
VET Teachers appointed to a continuing position are required to meet all the following minimum standards.
1.Vocational Competencies - The appointee must be able to demonstrate vocational competencies at least to the level of those delivered.
2.Assessment and Delivery Competencies - The appointee must hold the TAE40116Certificate IV in Training and Assessment from the TAE16 Training and Education Training Package as a minimum qualification. This consists of 10 units (9 core and 1 electives).
3.Teaching Qualification - To appoint a teacher at a classification of Teacher 3.1 or above, the appointee must hold a professional teaching qualification, defined as a qualification at Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level 5 Diploma or above which includes supervised teaching practice and studies in teaching methodology or equivalent qualification accepted by the University.
Currently the qualification that RMIT recognises and supports is the TAE50116 Diploma of VET.
Teaching into the Associate Degree in Graphic Design requires a qualification at AQF level 7 or industry equivalence.
About the College of Vocational Education
The purpose of RMIT's College of Vocational Education is to empower learners and our industry, community, and government partners to succeed in the new world of work. Our five-year strategic roadmap, ALiVE@RMIT, purposefully guides everything we do in vocational education to deliver our vision: to position RMIT as a leading multi-sector provider with global impact and influence.
Led by our Pro Vice Chancellor, the College of VE is reimagining how we deliver vocational education to create unique experiences for our students and partners, so we can:
lead in practice-based learning
empower learners for the future of work
engage industry and community at scale
grow for impact and influence
The College of VE is delivering impact through transformation that creates long-term change.
Programs & Delivery
With robust ties to industry through effective engagement and deep collaboration, the College of VE provides rich discipline knowledge and a learning and teaching delivery model that aligns to future student and industry needs. Our discipline clusters strengthen the multi-sector advantage, while fostering deeper collaboration between disciplines.
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For further information about this position, please see the Position Description below.
Position Description - VE Teacher, Graphic, Furniture & Product Design
6 Dec 2022 11.59 pm
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