University Lecturer/ Vocational Education Teachers Aus or Polytechnic Teachers NZ (242)

  • Westlakes Recruitment
  • Australasia
  • 30/04/2021
Perm - Full Time Education & Training

Job Description


TERTIARY EDUCATION TEACHERS educate tertiary students in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at universities, polytechnics, technical and further education (TAFE) institutes and other vocational training providers, and teach adult and community education courses.

Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia and New Zealand:

Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Tasks Include:

    • preparing and delivering lectures to tertiary students in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study
    • conducting tutorials, seminars, and laboratory sessions
    • preparing and marking essays, assignments and examinations
    • participating in course development and in meetings on departmental, budgetary, curriculum and policy matters
    • attending conferences and seminars, and conducting research into a particular field of knowledge
    • providing feedback to students on progress and advising students on courses and related matters
    • consulting with Education Managers, Librarians, Student Counsellors and other support staff

This section contains the following subsection :
UNIT GROUP 2421 University Lecturers and Tutors
UNIT GROUP 2422 Vocational Education Teachers (Aus) or Polytechnic Teachers (NZ)

Qualifications (lecturer):

A master degree at NZQF Level 9, or a higher qualification, with a minimum equivalent of 240 credits, which includes substantive research, dissertation or a thesis

1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2