Training Writer

About us

Good to Great Schools Australia (GGSA) is a not for profit organisation which drives education reform by supporting Australian education systems and communities to help their schools successfully deliver 21st century programs that meet the needs of all their students.

About the role

The main functions of the role are writing scripts for modules using a standard format and writing formula, mapping standards to training content, training related documentation to support training materials.

Reporting to the Training Publishing Manager, the Supplier will undertake the responsibilities of the Training Writer role, participating in the writing, development, and delivery of training in effective teaching, positive high-expectations behavior and professional development for school improvement through our Mastery Teaching Pathway.

Essential criteria

  • Ability to consolidate large amounts of technical information into a training story
  • Hold a solid understanding of instructional design and adult learning principles and understanding of different learning methods
  • Highly skilled with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience of the Queensland (or other states and territories) education sector; policies, structure, framework
  • Successful delivery of project outcomes in a complex environment including the use of project management methodology and risk management
  • Ability to think strategically through complex issues taking into account the bigger picture and longer-term outcomes
  • Proven ability to develop strong networks with diverse key partners with demonstrated negotiation skills and the ability to sell difficult/contentious concepts
  • Willingness to travel away from base location to regional and remote areas of Australia
  • Possess a Blue Card (or if successful provide evidence of obtaining/applying prior to commencement)
  • Evidence of a successfully completed Police Check

Applicants need to submit a resume and an application letter that addresses the essential selection criteria above. GGSA does not consider applications that do not address the selection criteria. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Submit your application to workwithus@goodtogreatschools.org.au

Good to Great Schools Australia believe that a child’s prospects are not determined by their ethnicity, location or socio-economic status.