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Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) Manager

By June 6, 2024June 11th, 2024No Comments

Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) Manager

  • Highly regarded not-for-profit organisation
  • Progressive, enthusiastic and dedicated staff
  • Attractive Salary Packaging available
  • Full time position
  • Based in Sunshine

Djerriwarrh Community & Education Services (Djerriwarrh) is a highly regarded not-for-profit charitable organisation which has been delivering high quality education, training, employment and youth programs in the western suburbs of Melbourne since 1989.  Djerriwarrh’s Mission Statement is ‘empowering individuals and local communities to learn, connect and grow’.  Djerriwarrh has an inclusive, collaborative workplace culture.

Program:

Djerriwarrh, trading as Learning for Employment (LfE), is contracted by the Federal Department of Home Affairs to deliver the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) across Western Melbourne, Barwon and Ballarat Contract Regions.  Learning for Employment (LfE) comprises of six community education Learn Local providers.

Role:

The AMEP Manager is responsible for Djerriwarrh’s delivery of the AMEP in Sunshine, Melton and Ballarat with the position based in Sunshine.

The AMEP Manager leads a team of Teachers, Team Leaders, Pathway Counsellors and administration staff to deliver an innovative and engaging AMEP to help eligible migrants and humanitarian entrants with low English levels to improve their English language skills and settle into Australia.

The AMEP Manager works collaboratively with the SEE Manager and with Compliance Manager to ensure courses delivered are meeting the requirements of the relevant contract, the AQTF and VRQA. This position is supported by a Senior Manager.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Relevant tertiary level qualification in education/related field or extensive relevant experience.
  • A commitment to Equal Opportunity and Workplace Health and Safety principles and practices.
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and customer focussed quality service delivery.

Position Description:

For a position description and information on how to apply please click on the following links:

Applications Direction – AMEP Manager June 2024

AMEP Manager – June 2024

Applications must include a cover letter, an address to the Key Selection Criteria and a current resume.  Applicants who do not address the Key Selection Criteria will not be contacted. 

Applications will be reviewed on submission.

Closing date: 5:00pm Friday 21 June 2024

Djerriwarrh actively encourages applications from Aboriginal peoples, people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, gender and sexually diverse people and people with a disability.