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    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

    Vocational-Education-Teacher-Non-Trades
    Average Income:
    The average salary for a Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades) is $ 73,116 for male employees and $ 55,647 for female employees per year.
    Average Age: Males: 50.5 Females: 46.3 Persons: 48.4
    [See: www.abs.gov.au 2422 Vocational education teachers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]



    Australian visa options for Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades)

    Employer Sponsorship
    Permanent
    491 Visa
    Permanent
    482 TSS Visa
    Skilled Occupation
    ANZSCO Code
    Assessing Authority
    189 Visa
    190 Visa
    State
    Family
    186 Visa (DE)
    494 Visa
    All area
    Regional area
    Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades)
    242211
    VETASSESS
    Visa processing times-months (75%)
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    17
    Business Visas
    Assessment
    Visa processing times-months (90%)
    -
    19
      Inapplicability conditions (for a TSS visa):

    • The position is not located in regional Australia (within the meaning of subregulation 5.19(16) of the Regulations).
    407 visa 187 visa - TRT stream

    Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades) categories in Group A. To obtain a positive skills assessment form VETASSESS, applicants wishing to be assessed as a Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades) must have a qualification minimum at the level of an Australian qualifications Framework (AQF) Bachelor degree.

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    Sponsorship options for Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades)
    190 Visa Sponsorship
    491 Visa Sponsorship
    New South Wales (NSW) (Sydney) State Visa Sponsorship
    NSWNew South Wales 190 Visa


    Invitation results between January to August 2019

    Invitation results from July to September 2019
    NSW Regional areas 491 Visa
    NSW Stream 1
    NSW Stream 2
    NSW Stream 3
    Central Coast
    Central West
    Far South Coast
    Far West
    Hunter
    Illawarra
    Mid North Coast
    Northern Inland
    Northern Rivers
    Orana
    Riverina
    Southern Inland
    Sydney
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    Victoria State Nomination (VIC) (Melbourne)
    VICVictoria 190 Visa


    VICVictoria 491 Visa

    • Any occupation on the Department of Home Affairs skilled occupation lists is eligible to submit a Registration of Interest;
    • If the applicant is onshore, they must be living and working in regional Victoria in skilled employment at the time of nomination. If the applicant is offshore, this requirement does not apply,
    • Health occupations will initially be prioritised; However the Victoria Government encourages applicants in all other occupations to submit a Registration of Interest as they may be considered.
    VICVictoria Graduates 190 Visa

    VICVictoria Graduates 491 Visa

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    Queensland (QLD) State Visa Sponsorship (Brisbane)
    QLDQueensland 190 Visa



    QLD Invitation results from July to September 2019
    QLDQueensland 491 Visa

    QLD QLDFor applicants currently working in Queensland:

    • have a points-test result of 65 or higher
    • Evidence of full-time post-qualification employment in regional Queensland in the nominated occupation for the previous 3 months at time of lodging the Expression of Interest (minimum 35 hours per week); and
    • Have an offer of ongoing employment in regional Queensland with a Queensland employer that is registered in Queensland for a further 12 months.
    • have Proficient English (eg IELTS 7 in all bands).
    Eligible Postcodes: 4207 to 4275, 4517 to 4519, 4550 to 4551, 4553 to 4562, 4564 to 4569 and 4571 to 4575,4124 to 4125, 4133, 4183 to 4184, 4280 to 4287, 4306 to 4498, 4507, 4552, 4563, 4570 and 4580 to 4895 (Anywhere except the greater Brisbane area; including Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Townsville, Cairns, Toowoomba, Rockhampton, Mackay, Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, Pacific Pines, Carrara, Nerang and Gladstone)
    QLD QLDFor Graduates who have finished a Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree or PhD course in a university/Institute
  • Currently only onshore applicants are considered.
  • Completed 100% of course
      Additional requirments for Masters and Bachelor Graduates:
    • GPA 6.0 or higher
    • Have Proficient English or higher
    • Have a minimum of 3 months’ work experience of at least 20 hours per week (after graduation) in the nominated or closely related occupation
    • Job offer for a minimum of 20 hours per week for 12 months
  • QLD QLDQueensland 491 Visa Small Business Owner Pathway

    Applicants must be currently living and operating a small business in a QLD regional area and have a positive skills assessment in their nominated occupation. Applicants under this stream must have full-time work rights and not be currently studying.
      BSMQ criteria requires the applicant to: have an occupation on the Legislative Instrument (LIN 19/051);
    • operate the business successfully for at least 6 months prior to EOI or 2 years for start-ups;
    • be on a visa that allows full-time work and operation of the business (minimum of 35 hours per week);
    • have purchased an existing business in regional Queensland;
      This is not available for home-based businesses. Franchise businesses must have been operating for at least 2 years prior to purchase in the current location.
    • Purchased a business for a minimum of $100,000, OR have been operating a profitable start-up for a minimum of 2 years with a turnover of $200,000 in the year directly prior to application.
    • have 100% ownership of the business – partnerships or joint ventures are not eligible;
    • have been trading in the business for 6 months before application;
    • employ 1 employee who is an Australian resident, working a minimum of 20 hours per week;
      An Australian resident in this situation is an Australian permanent resident, Australian citizen, or a New Zealand citizen on a Special Category visa (subclass 444).
    • Eligible Postcodes: 4124–4125, 4133, 4183–4184, 4207–4275, 4280–4287, 4306–4498, 4507, 4517–4519, 4550–4575, 4580–4895.
        Additinal Requirments for Businesses purchased after 1 April 2021
      • Any pre-existing business purchased after 1 April 2021 must have been in operation for 2 years, instead of the usual 1 year.
      • It must also have been purchased for a minimum purchase price of $100,000, rather than total investment in the business.
      • Commission agents or leasing agents of franchises (such as petrol stations), and home-based businesses (such as courier and cleaning businesses) will not be considered.
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    Nomination by South Australia State Government (SA) (Adelaide)
    SASouth Australia 190 Visa SASouth Australia 491 Visa
    Applicant's Location: Offshore
    • Minimum English Requirment: Superior
    • Minimum EOI Points: 65
    • Visa Subclass: 491
    • Skill-Level: Skill level 1

    • Submit a Registration of Interest application. You must have at least 8 years of work experience in your nominated or closely related occupation.

      Applicant's Location: South Australia
      • Minimum English Requirment: Refer to Requirements
      • Minimum EOI Points: 65
      • Visa Subclass: 190/491
      • Skill-Level: Skill level 1

      • Available through the Talent and Innovators program

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    Skilled Migration Western Australia State Nomination (WA) (Perth)
    WAWestern Australia 190 Visa

    WAWestern Australia 491 Visa

    WAWestern Australia Graduates 190 Visa

    WAWestern Australia Graduates 491 Visa

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    Northern Territory (NT) (Darwin) Government Visa Sponsorship
    NTNorthern Territory 190 Visa
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    NT Invitation results from July to September 2019
    NTNorthern Territory 491 Visa
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    NT NTFor applicants who have been residing and working in the NT for at least 12 consecutive months and are able to show that the employment is available for at least a further 12 months.
    The 12 month period will reduce to 6 months if the applicant has started living in the NT prior to 1 July 2020.

    Generally, the applicant need to work in their nominated occupation or an occupation that is related to the nominated occupation. - An exception may be considered.
    NT NTFor NT Graduates.
    Applicants are also requird to show genuine efforts to obtain employment from an NT employer in their nominated occupation or a closely related skilled occupation.
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    Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (Canberra) Visa Sponsorship
    ACTCanberra 190 Visa

    ACTCanberra 491 Visa

    Canberra Matrix: Applicants should express an interest in applying for ACT 190 or 491 nomination by completing a score-based Canberra Matrix where they are allocated points against demonstrated economic contribution or benefit and/or a genuine commitment to be part of the ACT community.

    Canberra residents

    You must meet the following minimum criteria before you are eligible to express an interest in ACT 491 nomination:
    • You must be living and working in Canberra for the three months immediately before the date of Matrix submission and continue until the date of invitation.
    • You must meet one of the following two criterion:
      • Your nominated occupation is on the ACT Critical Skills List; (Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades) has been in ACT CRITICAL SKILLS LIST - 24 June 2022)
        OR
      • You are the primary holder of a subclass 457/482 visa sponsored by an ACT employer;
        OR
      • You are the majority owner of a eligible registered business located in the ACT (ineligible businesses: Sub tenancy, ride-share, taxi, delivery, courier services or an on-sold business previously used to qualify for ACT nomination.)
    • You must be working a minimum 20 hours per week for 3 months. Your employment must be continuous; Paid leave (annual, personal or maternity) meets the continuous employment criteria; Unpaid leave only meets the continuous employment criteria if it is evidenced by a valid medical certificate (the certificate cannot be backdated).
    • You must be in paid employment. Internships, stipends, scholarships and volunteer positions are not considered employment for this criterion.
    • You may also work for more than one ACT employer or be self-employed on an ABN.
      If you are self-employed on an ABN:
      • Your total (taxable) income must be at least $520 pw in each of the 13 weeks immediately before you submit the Matrix.
    • If you are including a spouse / partner and/or children in your application, and they are in Australia, they must have lived in Canberra for the three months immediately before the date of Matrix submission.
    • Applicants must demonstrate at least a ‘Proficient’ level of English as defined by Home Affairs (ie IELTS result with a minimum score of 7 (L, R, W, S) or or PTE Academic with a minimum score of 65 (L, R, W, S) unless the nominated occupation is Chef or has an ANZSCO skill level 3 to 5.

    Overseas applicants

    • The nominated occupation must be on the latest ACT Critical Skills List.
    • The applicant must have been working full time in their nominated occupation.

      (Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades) has been in ACT CRITICAL SKILLS LIST - 24 June 2022)

    • The applicant must hold the relevant Australian registration or licencing if it is required for theie nominated occupation.
    • The applicant must have at least 3 years full time, post-qualification work experience in their nominated occupation. The work experience must be assessed as relevant by the VETASSESS (if the points advice service is provided by the VETASSESS).
    • The applicant must have researched the ACT labour market
    • The applicant must meet the Department requirement for ‘proficient’ or ‘superior’ English; or you hold a valid passport issued by the UK, US, Canada, New Zealand or the Republic of Ireland.
    • The applicant and any migrating dependents (except children enrolled at school in the ACT) must not have lived in Australia for the last year. and do not hold a current Australian visa (or bridging visa), except an Australian visitor visa.
    • The applicant must have access to sufficient money to fund theie migration and settlement
    • Application Fee: $300

    ACTACT Streamlined PhD nomination 190 Visa

    ACTACT Streamlined PhD nomination 491 Visa



    Canberra residents- You are eligible to apply for ACT streamlined PhD nomination if you have:
    • Lived in Canberra for at least 12 months at time of invitation.
    • Completed a PhD at an ACT university.
    Interstate resident- If you are living in another state or territory, you are eligible to apply for ACT streamlined PhD nomination if you were awarded a PhD from an ACT university within the last two years.

    Overseas applicant- If you are living overseas, you are eligible to apply for ACT streamlined PhD nomination if you were awarded a PhD from an ACT university within the last two years.
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    Tasmanian (TAS) (Hobart) Government Visa Sponsorship
    TASTasmania 190 Visa



    TAS Invitation results from July to September 2019
    TASTasmania 491 Visa

    Tasmania’s nomination quota for the 2021–22 program year is:
    • Subclass 491 – 2200 places
    Nomination Criteria: Open for all nomination categories
    • Nomination Category 1: Available to Tasmanian international graduates who have been living in the state for at least 12 months and have studied for a minimum of one academic year (40 weeks) in Tasmania; The course undertaken must be full time and be either a bachelor or any higher degree, a diploma, an advanced diploma, or a trade qualification (minimum Cert III level for a skilled occupation in Major Group 3 in ANZSCO); Applicants who are not currently in skilled employment must provide a career plan.

      Applicants who commenced their last course of study in Tasmania after 30 June 2021 may need to meet additional requirments:

      If the applicants held a Student visa (subclass 500) when they completed their last course of study in Tasmania, the study must be:
      • a degree (bachelor, masters or any higher degree), or a diploma (standard, advanced, associate or graduate); or
      • a qualification directly related to a Priority Industry Training and Workforce Development Area (current at the time you commenced study) at the minimum qualification level specified for that area.

      If the applicant held a visa that was NOT a Student visa (subclass 500) at the time the applicant completed their last course of study in Tasmania, the study MUST be directly related to a Priority Industry Training and Workforce Development Area (current at the time you commenced study) at the minimum qualification level specified for that area.

      Employment is not a minimum requirement for this category of nomination. However, evidence of employment or business operation will be taken into consideration.

    • Nomination Category 2: (If employment commenced after 29 January 2021) The applicant must have been working in Tasmania for six months immediately prior to the application in any fields for a minimum of 35 hours per week (20 hours per week when completing industry specific training for ANZSCO skill level 4 or 5 positions); The applicant does not need to be working in their nominated occupation. You and your dependents must currently be living in Tasmania; Your employer must have a well-established business that has been actively operating in Tasmania for the past 12 months.

      Employment in positions classified at ANZSCO skill level 4 or 5 will not be eligible for the purposes of state nomination unless:
      • the employment is ongoing, for at least 6 months beyond the application date
      • the applicant has reasonable career development prospects in the industry
      • it is located at least 50km from a population centre of more than 5000 people, in a position for which there is a genuine and demonstrated severe labour recruitment difficulty*, or
      • it is associated with aged care and individual support (Unit Group 4233 Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers) (relevant qualifications of at least Certificate III required), or
      • the position involves specialist qualifications or experience* that are not available in the local community, and
      • evidence of prior related employment experience and/or qualifications are provided.


      There are areas of non-skill shortage in Tasmania that are not supported for visa state nomination under the ‘Working in Tasmania’ category. This includes employment relating to:
      • supermarkets
      • service stations
      • limited service restaurants** (cooks, chefs and café / restaurant managers)
      • massage clinics
      • taxi/uber driving
      • sub-contracted cleaning, business maintenance or security work


    • Nomination Category 3B: For Overseas Applicants:
      • have formal job offer for a job that is based in Tasmania and in-line with applicant's skills assessment; The applicant and his/her dependants have not lived in another Australian state or territory within the last 12 months. A genuine need for the nominated position must be met.

    • Nomination Category 4: The applicant must live outside of Tasmania and have an immediate family member (parent, child, sibling, aunt, uncle, or grandparent) permanently residing in Tasmania for a minimum of 12 months; Relationships by marriage, such as sister or brother in law, are not acceptable for this category.

    • Nomination Category 5: Available to small business owners who have established and operated a business (solely owned) in Tasmania for at least 6 months.

      The applicant must demonstrate that the business is highly likely able to give you a personal income that would meet the minimum taxable income requirement set by Home Affairs for the subclass 191 Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) visa. Currently, that is AU$53,900 per year for at least 3 years in the next 5 years; Franchise and share-owned businesses are not acceptable under this category. Service stations, massage clinics and taxi/uber related businesses are not supported under this category.


    Processing Time: 4-6 weeks

    Sponsorship Fee: $220

    Eligible Postcodes: Entire territory (including Hobart, Launceston, Devonpor, Burnie, Kingston, Ulverstone, Wynyard, George Town and Sorell)
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    Source: DHA, migration.tas.gov.au, business.nsw.gov.au, migration.qld.gov.au, migration.sa.gov.au, australiasnorthernterritory.com.au, liveinvictoria.vic.gov.au, migration.wa.gov.au,

    Vocational Education Teacher (Non Trades) job description, duties and education requirements

    UNIT GROUP 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

      Occupations:

      Sources: www.abs.gov.au and DIBP


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