Careers at SWTAFE

South West TAFE offers a range of benefits and opportunities for our staff along with a lifestyle choice in regional Victoria - you get a career, not just a job. We employ about 400 staff across five campuses and offer a diverse range of employment opportunities.

Why work for us

We strive to be recognised as an employer of choice by providing staff with excellent working conditions and the opportunity for exciting career, personal and professional development opportunities including:

Extensive staff development

  • Professional Development Scholarship program (Wayne Smith Fellowship)
  • Workshops, conferences and an annual learning and development week
  • Manager and leadership development
  • Comprehensive induction program
  • Traineeship programs


  • Community focused employer (Corporate volunteering opportunities and Community Chest donation program)
  • Competitive salaries
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Employee assistance program (free professional counselling sessions)
  • Staff health and wellbeing programs
  • Staff discount program (Shop & Save)
  • Staff social club and activities
  • Convenient campus locations and free proximal parking
  • Salary Sacrifice for iPad's and/or superannuation
Learn more about studying with us