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Head Teacher (Team Leader) Business Services, South Region

Organisation/Entity: TAFE - Riverina Institute
Job Category:
  • Education And/Or Training | Vocational Education and Training/TAFE
Job Location:
  • Illawarra & South Coast
  • Illawarra & South Coast / Wollongong & The South Coast
  • Regional NSW / Riverina & Murray
Job Reference Number: 00007B7Y
Work Type: Full-Time
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: $152,377. Package includes salary ($137,463 per annum), employer’s contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: (02) 4295 2244 - Craig Poulsen
Closing Date: 25/10/2019 - 11:59 PM


Shape tomorrows leaders and innovators as a TAFE NSW Head Teacher

Head Teacher (Team Leader) - Business Services (Training & Assessment, Work Health & Safety, Accounting & Finance, Leadership & Management, Human Resources)

Regional Business Group
Location negotiable within: Riverina - Murray, Illawarra & South Coast Regions  
Position: Permanent Full Time
Classification: Head Teacher Band 3
TAFE NSW Head Teachers foster high standards in teaching and learning practices, while managing staff, staying relevant with industry and nurturing student careers.

We are seeking experienced and qualified candidates who share the TAFE NSW Integrity, Collaboration, Excellence and Customer First values, and are willing to help further our ongoing commitment to building an innovative culture.



The role
The key focus of this role is to provide active and innovative leadership across the educational process, in accordance with internal TAFE policy and external regulatory requirements, by guiding and enhancing the professional competence, educational standards, and program delivery to enable students to better achieve their outcomes.

This role will have specific responsibilities for leading program delivery, development of curriculum and resources, and the mentoring and guidance of teaching staff.
To be successful in this role you must:
  • Be qualified and current to teach in one or more of the delivery areas supervised by the specific Head Teacher Band 3 (Team Leader) you are applying for. Please refer to the Position Description (link below).
  • Knowledge and experience in the VET environment.
  • Well-developed communication and negotiation skills across a range of customer groups with diverse specialties.
  • The ability to address and meet the key roles and responsibilities as stated in the Position Description.


Your application for this role must include: 
  • An updated resume, including evidence that you meet the specific requirements of the position.
  • A written response that clearly addresses the two targeted questions below, as this forms an essential component of your overall application.
  • Contact details of 2 referees.


Targeted Questions:

  1. What achievements demonstrate your ability to provide effective leadership of a vocational education team during complex technological, industry and/or community change?
  2. How have you provided both strategic and operational management of an educational environment to achieve successful outcomes despite competing priorities, large workloads and high pressure deadlines?

Learn more: Information regarding the position is available from the following links:


For any additional information regarding this position please contact: Craig Poulsen, Head of Skills - Technology and Business Services on (02) 4295 2244 or email: craig.poulsen@tafensw.edu.au.



Important Information 
  • Applicants must apply on-line.
  • This is a child-related position. A Working with Children Check is a prerequisite for anyone in child-related work. It involves a national criminal history check and review of findings of workplace misconduct. More information can be found at Working with Children Check


TAFE NSW is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to fostering a diverse workforce.


Close Date: Friday, 25 October 2019