The AMWU has a vacancy in its Melbourne National Office for a National Education Officer.

The AMWU delivers a substantial National Education Program for delegates, officials and members of the union, and we have a vacancy for the above position.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate

  • a commitment to unionism and / or progressive social change,
  • curriculum writing skills,
  • team development and mentoring skills,
  • communication skills, including internet and email skills,
  • a sound knowledge of the social, economic and political context facing
  • course and session delivery skills,
  • sound knowledge of, or an ability to quickly learn, the objectives of key
    AMWU policies and campaigns, and the rationale behind them,
  • dispute handling skills,
  • a commitment to manufacturing workers.
  • An important element of this new program is the development of AMWU Member Educators.

    There will be a 3 month probation period attached to this position.

    The AMWU is an equal opportunity employer and affirmative action principles will play an important part in the selection process.

    For more information please contact
    Claudia Tabares, AMWU National Office – 02-98979133

    Applications should be forwarded by Friday 6th December to:
    Don Sutherland, National Education Coordinator,
    AMWU, level 4, 133 Parramatta Rd, Granville, NSW 2142.