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

ANZSCO Occupation Code: 
242211
ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Vocational Education Teacher (Aus) / Polytechnic Teacher (NZ)
Skill Assessing Authority: 
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
Yes
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
No
Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme: 
Yes
LMT Protected Occupation: 
No
ANZSCO Occupation Description: 

242211 VOCATIONAL EDUCATION TEACHER (AUS) / POLYTECHNIC TEACHER (NZ)

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.
Skill Level: 1
Specialisations:
Adult Education Teacher
TAFE Lecturer
TAFE Teacher
Workplace Trainer and Assessor

ANZSCO Skill Level: 
1

2422 Vocational Education Teachers (Aus) / Polytechnic Teachers (NZ)

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
2422
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Vocational Education Teachers (Aus) / Polytechnic Teachers (NZ)
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 

2422 VOCATIONAL EDUCATION TEACHERS (AUS) / POLYTECHNIC TEACHERS (NZ)

VOCATIONAL EDUCATION TEACHERS (AUS) / POLYTECHNIC TEACHERS (NZ) 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.
Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia and New Zealand:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification or a postgraduate diploma in adult education. In some instances relevant industry and vocational education experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Tasks Include:

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

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
1 358.10
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
990.80
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
1 177.10

Comments

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a Vocational Education Teacher (Trades) is TRA