Teacher in Electrical Trades - Refrigeration and Airconditioning

$77,492 - $103,397 yearly
  • ACT Government - Department of Education
  • Canberra ACT, Australia
  • 07 Apr, 2021
Full time - Permanent Teaching – Vocational

Job Description

Full-time Permanent

Closes: 13 April 2021
Classification: Teacher Level 1
Salary: $77,492 - $103,397 plus superannuation
Position No: 50875
Directorate: Canberra Institute of Technology
Contact Officer: Kathryn Druce on kathryn.druce@cit.edu.au or (02) 6207 4345

Details: Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) is seeking a full-time Refrigeration and Air Conditioning teacher within the Trade Skills Electrical Trades Department at its Fyshwick Campus. The person/s will need a strong background in the Refrigeration, Air Conditioning industry, hold relevant licences, qualifications and hold the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. Knowledge of Licencing regulations and requirements, along with a high level of computer literacy is desirable. Dual areas of Electrical Trades including Refrigeration Air Conditioning, Electrical, Electronics trade, Solar PV and Battery Storage qualifications would be an advantage.

The ACT Public Service supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/Other requirements:

  • New Teacher Level 1.1 to Teacher Level 1.6 must hold or complete a Certificate IV Training and Assessment, TAE40116 qualification or its successor, within the first eighteen (18) months of commencement of employment; and at commencement are required to hold a minimum of an Enterprise Skill Set as described in Clause 118 of the Standards for RTOs 2015. Teacher Level 1.7 must hold a full Training and Assessment Certificate IV level qualification (such as TAE40116 or its successor) and a Diploma of Vocational Education and Training (or its successor). Teacher Level 1.8 must hold a full Training and Assessment Certificate IV level qualification (such as TAE40116 or its successor).
  • All Teachers at Teacher Level 1 or 2 are required to have relevant industry experience and vocational qualifications equal to that being taught, or as specified in the applicable training package or accredited curriculum specifications. Appropriate Industry competencies demonstrated by the following qualifications:
  • Certificate III in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (or equivalent) and possess or be able to obtain an ARCtick Refrigerant handling licence, full or restricted (Disconnect or Re-connect) electrical licence is desirable.
  • Prior to commencing this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 maybe required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804.

Notes: An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months.

How to Apply: Applicants are required to provide a written response to the Selection Criteria located on the Position Description along with a current curriculum vitae and two referee reports.

Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.


Vocational and Trade Studies

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Job Closing Date

13 Apr, 2021