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Making a real and lasting difference

The world is rapidly changing, and education is at the centre of this change: driving it, adapting to it, and meeting the needs it creates. At Chisholm we understand that as a leading TAFE provider we have a significant role to play in this change, and in so doing enhance the social and economic futures of the individuals, businesses, enterprises and communities we engage with, both in Australia and overseas. This takes skilled, passionate staff and industry experts. People who understand that we are a gateway for opportunity. People like you.

Who we are

Chisholm has been leading the way in providing quality education and training throughout Victoria, nationally and overseas since 1998. We exist to inspire success and transform lives, with over 36,000 students annually across our eight campus locations, including online and in the workplace.

At Chisholm, we offer over 300 certificate, diploma, advanced diploma, graduate certificate, degree and short courses. We are also the largest apprenticeship training provider in Victoria. We serve one of Victoria’s most culturally diverse and fastest growing regions in southeast metropolitan region of Melbourne, with campuses in Dandenong, Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Springvale, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast, as well as online and in the workplace.

Life at Chisholm

At Chisholm, we’re leading the way for what a modern TAFE can and should be.

We do this by providing contemporary, accessible and relevant education and training that keeps pace with what students and businesses need. We also do it by supporting and enhancing the culture and diversity that our communities bring.

It is an important job, and we do it by working collaboratively and with integrity, seizing the opportunities before us, and by always striving to achieve the highest standards for ourselves and for our students.

We also achieve it by living our values every day:

  • Opportunity
  • Collaboration
  • Integrity
  • Achievement.

Why work at Chisholm?

When you’re at Chisholm, you’re in an inspiring, open, supportive and professional environment that enables you to make a difference, and be the difference.

At Chisholm, we understand that our people are vital to our success and ability to improve the experiences and outcomes we deliver to our students, employers and industry, and our communities.

Because of this, we invest in our people’s development and support and guide them in all aspects of their work. Building on our people’s passions also enhances the quality, flexibility and relevance of our education and training.

Together, we are creating education and training for the future.

Become a teacher at Chisholm

Whether you’re keen to shift gears from doing to teaching, or considering a return to the workforce, you can leverage your hard-earned industry skills and experience by teaching at Chisholm.

At Chisholm, we are always on the lookout for teachers and people who want to share their knowledge and skills and be proud of contributing to the lives of Victorians. And because Victoria is growing, with infrastructure projects that need skilled workers to help keep building the state, the time has never been better to become a TAFE teacher – whether as a change to your career or in addition to it.

At present we are particularly looking for teachers in Free TAFE courses and trades. This includes cyber security, carpentry, automotive, community services, electrical, accounting, nursing, and plumbing.

TAFE Teaching Scholarship Program

Chisholm Institute has scholarships available to support you stepping into a new career as a TAFE Teacher. Learn more about eligibility and how to apply.

Become a trade teacher

Considering becoming a trade teacher at Chisholm? Register your interest to find out more