VET Lecturer / Workplace Assessor - Conservation

Charles Darwin University
February 20, 2023
Offerd Salary:$71,277 to $106,933
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Continuing, full-time appointment 
Teaching Focused Academic Level A Salary level, paying up to $106,933 pa
Plus 17% superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave
Casuarina Campus (remote location can be considered) 


Apply your passion and experience in Conservation to share your industry skills and knowledge to teach students at Charles Darwin University. 


About the Position
As a VET Lecturer / Workplace Assessor – Conservation, you will facilitate competency-based training using a range of delivery modes including face-to-face, mixed-mode, workplace based, external and online delivery. Ensuring that training and assessment are delivered as per the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) standards and regulatory frameworks and the Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management (AHC) training package and industry requirements. You will also complete administrative tasks associated with training provisions including the maintenance of accurate student records 


About You
To be successful, you will possess:

  • A Certificate III or Higher Qualification in Conservation, Environmental Science, or a closely related area and/or relevant post trade experience in the conservation and land management industry.
  • Current qualification equivalent to a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or its successor) and the ability to obtain competencies in additional core units as required..
  • Demonstrated experience providing training either within a workplace setting or educational institution.
  • Experience in researching and developing training tools to meet training needs.
  • Demonstrated high level interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate in a culturally sensitive manner with internal and external stakeholders to whom English may not be the first language.
  • Demonstrated experience working independently and as part of a team.
  • Competency with the Microsoft Office suite and other relevant software database packages.


To view the responsibilities of the role please click on the: Position Profile


Appointment to this role will be at Teaching Focused Level A Salary and the base salary will be in the range $71,277 to $106,933 per annum. The total remuneration package will be in the range of $83,394 to $125,111 per annum including 17% superannuation.


What's in it for you?

  • An employer who values your contribution to build a bigger, better and stronger university
  • Work with a University committed to changing people's lives for the better through training, education and research
  • An enviable lifestyle within the unique and spectacular Northern Territory
  • Opportunities for professional development, paid study and career progression
  • 17% superannuation 
  • 6 weeks of paid annual leave 
  • 20 weeks of paid parental leave, in addition to government payments (eligibility criteria apply)
  • Recognition of prior service with another Australian University / NT Government for Long Service Leave
  • Free on campus parking in designated areas 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Salary Packaging opportunities


How to Apply
All applications must be received online via the 'apply' button and should include your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in the role and relevant skills and experience. 


For a confidential discussion please contact John Grant on 08 8946 6341 or email [email protected] 


Diversity and Inclusion
At CDU we actively celebrate our diversity. We innovate, embrace new ideas, and act with courage and kindness. We're about what we can give to the world rather than what we take, and we believe in the transformative power of education. We work hard to make sure every member of our university community feels that they truly belong. Understanding that it is through our focus on our people and leveraging our differences that will make CDU the most connected university in Australia, we are striving to ensure that our culture and our community is inclusive of all our staff, students and visitors. We are committed to maintaining a culture where everyone feels respected, safe, encouraged to speak up and supported in achieving their professional goals. Applications from First Nations people, women at all levels, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disability, neurotypical and neurodiverse people, LGBTIQ+ people, people with family and caring responsibilities and people at all stages of their careers are welcomed.


You make CDU. And we want you to be exactly who you are.  


Applications Close: Monday 20 February 2023

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