TAFE Teacher - Refrigeration

$76,363 - $86,443 yearly
  • Northern Territory - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 23 Feb, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching – Vocational

Job Description

If you are interested in sharing your industry expertise by teaching the next generation, then this is the position for you!

We are seeking a professional with current industry experience and knowledge in Refrigeration to join our team of teachers.

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.

Salary: $76,363 to $86,443

** An approved Teaching qualification is required to progress past salary level $86,443.

Generous employee benefits:

  1. 12.75% Super Contribution
  2. 4 weeks Recreation leave per annum pro-rata
  3. 160 hours non-attendance time (time to prepare for delivery) per annum pro-rata
  4. Relocation expenses may be available upon request

You will love this position if you:

  1. Are passionate about sharing your practical skills within the Refrigeration trade.
  2. Want to work as a part of a collaborative and dynamic teaching team and are committed to building the skills of students.
  3. Have a demonstrated commitment to delivering training in an adult learning environment.

Employment Status: Temporary full time until 31 December 2021

Location: Cairns

** Travel may be required across the TAFE Queensland - North region.

Mandatory Requirements:

  1. Vocational competencies at least to the level being delivered and assessed: Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration – UEE32211
  2. Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116/TAE40110*) or must hold an equivalent TAE skills sets prior to commencing and work under a supervision agreement until completion of the TAE40116 (refer Opportunity below)

* TAE40110 also requires evidence of TAEASS502 and TAELLN411 units being completed.

  • Demonstrated current industry skills directly relevant to the training/assessment being undertaken.

Note: Proof of qualifications and industry currency/experience to be provided at interview.

Highly Desirable:

  • UEE51211 – Diploma of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

Applications close: 25 March 2021

** As part of your employment you will be required to undertake a criminal history check.

How to apply:

All applications must be electronically submitted via the ‘Apply Now’ option and submitted by SEEK by 25 March 21 and include the following:

  1. A current resume which outlines your knowledge, skills and ability to fulfil the responsibilities of the role;
  2. Contact details for two referees (one of whom is your current Manager); and
  3. A covering letter that outlines your motivation for applying for the role and being a teacher with TAFE Queensland (maximum of 1 page).

Job Ad Reference: When applying quote Job Ad Reference Number TQN 108c-20.

For further information, please contact: Tracy Turner Industry Portfolio Manager – Building and Infrastructure (07) 4042 2511 or 0419 711 784


Vocational and Trade Studies

School Type


Job Closing Date

25 Mar, 2021