Expression of Interest - Vocational Education and Training (VET) Opportunities

The National Institute of Dramatic Art is Australia’s premier training ground for future leaders and practitioners in the performing arts. NIDA’s vision is to ensure that the next generation of creative leaders are enabled and empowered to tell powerful stories drawing on existing and yet to be imagined platforms. A destination for inspiring and innovative thought leadership, NIDA provides leading edge education through globally relevant, practice-based learning experiences.
The opportunity

NIDA strives to ensure its connection to industry remains strong through engagement, partnerships, and employment. Vocational Education and Training (VET) at NIDA provides certificate III and diploma level qualifications in core NIDA capabilities: theatre, film, and television. NIDA is registered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver Vocational Education and Training (VET) services. RTO (Registered Training Organisation) code: 90349

As such we are seeking expressions of interest from practitioners who are passionate about their craft and committed to sharing their expertise and talent with our students and staff across VET. NIDA Vocational Studies seeks practitioners, who hold a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, who are passionate about their craft and demonstrate a committed approach to teaching.

We are seeking practitioners with experience in the following areas:
  • Stage Management
  • Staging
  • Audio
  • Lighting
  • Vision
  • White Card (CIC) delivery (SafeWork accredited assessor)

The expression of interest pool will remain valid for twelve/eighteen months.

NIDA is committed to building a diverse community of staff and students and strongly encourages applicants from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from a wide range of backgrounds and people with a disability.
To express your interest, please include:

* Cover Letter (indicating subject areas, experience and interests)
* CV (with details of industry /teaching experience)

* Contact details of two work related referees
* Evidence of a current Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or TAE40110)

You must hold a valid Working with Children Check or be able to obtain one.


For a confidential discussion regarding casual opportunities working in NIDA's Vocational Studies department, contact Marnie Campbell on 02 9697 7514 or

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