VPS 3.2: $77,737 gross per annum + 9.5% superannuation
Full Time, Fixed Term for 12 Months
Closing date for applications: 5pm on 01 March 2021
The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is seeking an Outreach Educator who will be responsible for supporting the Learning team in the development, delivery and evaluation of learning programs and projects for teachers and students that provide engaging, relevant and rewarding learning experiences and extend the reach of the NGV to new audiences.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
You will use innovative teaching strategies and methods, including digital platforms, to deliver education programs aligned with current curriculum frameworks and the learning needs of visitors. You will teach student groups across a range of subjects, year levels and abilities (early childhood, primary, secondary, special needs groups, EAL and adult) in a variety of learning contexts (onsite, online and outreach). You will coordinate and deliver outreach programs to Victorian schools including pre and post visit student programs, teach professional development and parent information sessions. You will also coordinate the evaluation of the Your NGV School Support program and assist in the provision of reports for a variety of stakeholder groups.
To be successful you will have excellent teaching skills, the demonstrated ability to implement innovative teaching strategies, including the use of digital learning tools and platforms coupled with the successful attainment of an appropriate teaching qualification and current registration with the Victorian Institute of Teaching. You can quickly establish a natural rapport with a range of people; you are able to use spoken and written language to convey and obtain information, insights and ideas and are able to provide information to a group of people in formal and informal settings.
You are proactive and self-starting, seizing opportunities and acting upon them taking responsibility for your own actions. You are adaptable, open to new ideas, recognise the merits of different options, and act accordingly. You understand the beliefs, customs, needs and expectations of the general community, a specific community, or client group; considers situations, activities, decisions and outcomes from the perspective of how people of different ethnic, religious, professional or social identifications might see them, demonstrating an understanding of the value of diversity.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for this role, please send a covering letter, a separate statement addressing each of the key selection criteria as they relate to the job accountabilities and resume to [email protected] or forward your application to Job Applications, Human Resources, National Gallery of Victoria, PO Box 7259, Melbourne VIC 3004 by 5pm on March 1, 2021.