Skills Tasmania has set up an ongoing register of qualified support officers with experience in adult literacy* teaching and assessment to support the Tasmanian Adult Literacy Action Plan; 26 TEN Grants Program.
It is expected that a number of full-time, part-time and casual positions will be available for the life of the Program (2015).
Skills Tasmania uses the register to assist employers and community organisations to source support officers for their projects. We are looking for support officers in every region in Tasmania.
We are looking for people with the following qualifications and experience:
As a large component of the the Program involves teaching in the workplace we strongly encourage teachers with experience and knowledge of workplace practices to apply.
The Australian Core Skill Framework (ACSF) will be a key component to these positions. There may be opportunities for professional development in the ACSF in 2011. You can find more information about the ACSF at: www.deewr.gov.au/Skills/Programs/LitandNum/ACSF/Pages/default.aspx.
To be part of the register, please complete the Expression of Interest application and attach your resume.
For more information regarding the register or the Tasmanian Adult Literacy Action Plan or if you have any questions please contact Jennifer Dunbabin on (03) 6233 8487 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
*In this context, adult literacy is defined as the five core skills identified in the Australian Core Skills Framework, (ACSF) namely: Learning, Reading, Writing, Oral Communication and Numeracy.
These skills are essential for full participation in everyday life. They include the ability to: