Teacher – Mental Health Peer Work in Melbourne Polytechnic at Northern Suburbs

Melbourne Polytechnicis hiring people as Teacher – Mental Health Peer Work. The Selected person will be earn at least L1 – L3 ($80.40 – $86.86) AUD per month. There are also many more opportunities. Read the entire post carefully to know all the details related to this job.
PostingTeacher – Mental Health Peer Work
Job EmployerMelbourne Polytechnic
LocationNorthern Suburbs
SalaryL1 – L3 ($80.40 – $86.86)
Job postedMay 29, 2022
Job Deadline2022-06-28
Job SectorOther
  • Share Your Knowledge & Passion 
  • Casual Position
  • Inspire Students 
  • L1 – L3 ($80.40 – $86.86)

About the Organisation:

Melbourne Polytechnic Institute offers not only a different way to learn: we also offer a different way to work. We believe in the importance of a good work-life balance and offer a range of benefits to support our staff to achieve their best. We have a flexible and supportive culture and we’re always on the lookout for skilled, motivated individuals to join us.

About the role:

To organize and deliver theory, practical, flexible and simulation classes in Mental Health Peer Work units including WH&S, trauma informed care, applying lived experience, peer work practices, ethical, legal and diversity factors in the mental health field, managing personal stresses etc.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Personal experience as a consumer or carer of Mental Health Services and ability to utilise the lived
    experience to train others.
  • At least 1 year experience working as a Mental Health peer worker role and teaching in Vocational Education and Training (VET).
  • A qualification in Certificate IV Mental Health Peer Worker
  • A Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE40116 or a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE 40110) including Design and Develop Assessment Tools (TAEASS502) and Address Adult language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills (TAELLN411) or (TAELLN401A).
  • A thorough knowledge of current industry practices and procedures with a demonstrated ability to initiate and maintain liaisons within the Mental Health Peer Worker Industry

Want to find out more? Check out the position description and submit your application as soon as you can. 

We will be selecting quickly so you don’t want to miss out on this great opportunity.

Applications must address the selection criteria in the Position Description.

Applications will only be considered from candidates that have the appropriate approval to work in Australia.

Melbourne Polytechnic promotes a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value unique contributions of all people.

Melbourne Polytechnic encourages Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, LGBTIQ+ and from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job, with age being no barrier.


The COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions, made under the Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 (Vic) and as amended and replaced from time to time (Directions), affect all persons employed or engaged to perform work by Melbourne Polytechnic.

As such, offers of employment from Melbourne Polytechnic are conditional upon the applicant being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or medically exempt and providing satisfactory evidence of the same.

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