National Training Manager

Location: Hawthorn East

  • Opportunity to work in a collaborative team and thrive in our engaged workplace culture
  • Competitive package of benefits, including initiatives such as reward and recognition
  • Blended remote and in office work. Full time role


SEDA Group (SEDA) is a progressive applied education organisation, highly regarded for how we empower, support, and believe in young people. We are a leader in our industry with a respected reputation for successfully developing an education model for Senior Secondary Schools and Vocational Education and Training (VET). We are a national organisation with unrivalled industry partnerships with a range of high-profile sporting and community organisations.  We provide unique opportunities and experiences that focus on individual learning which enables our students to become confident young adults.

The strength and success of SEDA Group is built on our people and their passion for education. This results in a positive and engaging culture that fosters and empowers our people to do their best, delivering positive outcomes for students and families.  We have a rare opportunity for a creative and supportive National Training Manager with proven VET Expertise to join our team on a full-time basis.  

Reporting to the General Manager, Training Operations you will bring your passion and flair for developing high quality, engaging, and applied curriculum, as your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • overseeing the strategic development, implementation and monitoring of high-quality curriculum and education programs including our Industry VET programs, Business and Sport VET programs, and out VET delivered in senior secondary schools.
  • developing innovative, industry lead, applied curriculum, as well as the need to ensure compliance and continuous improvement.
  • consulting with and providing support to a range of internal and external stakeholders to achieve strong outcomes for SEDA Group’s Education Programs.

At SEDA Group, we live our values of professionalism, collaboration, integrity, and innovation.  You will be joining SEDA as a pivotal part of the Training Operations team, so it is critical that you can have a tertiary qualification in education, training and assessment, or a related discipline are required (post-graduate qualifications are well regarded and demonstrate experience in developing and managing curriculum within the vocational education and training sector and more broadly. 

You will possess demonstrated experience in developing comprehensive training, delivery, and assessment strategies, coupled with solid knowledge of ASQA / SRTO / VRQA / State/Federal funding and training package requirements, with experience in internal and external audits; and will have proficiency in utilising Student Management Systems (SMS) and Learning Management Systems (LMS). Experience using PC based software such as VETTRAK, SVTS and EPSILON is desirable. You will have a creative toolkit that encompasses blended delivery, classroom-based delivery, work-based delivery, online delivery, and distance learning; with a strong understanding of contemporary learning to suit the differing needs of students.

You will possess excellent organisational and leadership skills, with an ability to prioritise and manage workload, meet deadlines, and adapt to changing circumstances.  You will deliver excellence by taking personal accountability for achieving high quality outcomes and a flexible approach to diverse work demands in a fast-paced environment.  You will conceptualise and implement continuous improvement strategies as you establish and maintain effective working relationships with a broad range of stakeholders.

In return, we will reward you with a competitive salary as well as all the resources you need to complete your job well, a flexible work environment, a relaxed and inclusive workplace culture, and five weeks annual leave. You will also work as part of a team with like-minded individuals who are passionate, energetic, and positive about making a valuable contribution to the lives of students.

If you are inspired by the prospect of being a part of something bigger and you want your contribution to matter, apply for this position now via SEEK by 30th January 2022. 

Conditions of engagement including probation, health, and character checks (including police records check and working with Children Check) will apply to this position. All Applicants need to satisfy the selection criteria outlined in SEDA Group’s Skills First Contract and maybe required to complete a Fit and Proper Person declaration form to be eligible for employment. 

SEDA Group strongly welcomes applications from our diverse Australian community including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people of all ages and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. All employment decisions are based on merit, and we pride ourselves on being an Equal Opportunity Employer.

SEDA Group has a zero-tolerance policy for child abuse and is committed to promoting child safety, children’s wellbeing and protecting children from abuse.