Vocational Education Teacher (Aus) / Polytechnic Teacher (NZ) - ANZSCO 242211


Description

Teaches one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at a technical and further education (TAFE) institute, polytechnic or other training institute to tertiary students for vocational education and training purposes. Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level

1

Specialisations

1. Adult Education Teacher
2. TAFE Lecturer
3. TAFE Teacher
4. Workplace Trainer and Assessor

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

2422-11 Vocational Education Teacher

Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
1. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
2. RSMS Occupations List
This occupation is not on the following skills lists:
3. Skilled Occupations List

Group: 2415 Special Education Teachers


Description

teach one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at technical and further education (TAFE) institutes, polytechnics and other training institutes to tertiary students for vocational education and training purposes.

Tasks

1. identifying the various needs of students and creating effective learning options to meet these needs
2. liaising with individuals, industry and education sectors to ensure provision of relevant programs and services
3. planning, designing and developing course curriculum and method of instruction
4. advising students on courses and related matters
5. teaching students using teaching aids including presentation of lesson materials, discussions, workshops, laboratory sessions, multimedia aids and computer tutorials
6. marking and grading students' assignments, papers and exams and providing feedback to students about their progress
7. maintaining records of students' progress, attendance and training activities
8. consulting with Education Managers, Librarians, Student Counsellors and other support staff

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher 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). Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations in this Group

1. 242211 Vocational Education Teacher (Aus) / Polytechnic Teacher (NZ)