AIE Sydney tutor required

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FT  3D Animation and Visual FX Teacher
Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) has earned much recognition as a leading educator for the game development, 3D animation and visual FX industries with campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide and Online.

AIE Sydney, located in Ultimo and run by a fun, supportive and highly-skilled team, is looking for a full-time 3D Animation and Visual FX Teacher that has worked in industry to come and join the team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Delivering the course content using a combination of practical tutorials, lectures and one to one support
  • Planning, creation and development of new course materials, including creation of lesson plans and tutorials
  • Advising and assisting students on both creative and technical issues
  • Monitoring student progress including attendance, coursework, informal and formal assessment

Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Experience in NUKE compositing
  • A Solid understanding of the complete VFX pipeline
  • Experience withproject management and pipeline tools including Shotgun software
  • A passion for 3D animation and being creative
  • Industry experience in game development, 3D animation or visual F
  • Practical, up-to-date knowledge of Maya
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A relevant qualification and Certificate IV TAE

Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Familiarity with rendering management toolkit
  • Familiarity with Python scripting
  • Familiarity with related specialist tools (eg: ZBrush, Mari, Quixel, Houdini)

The successful applicant will co-ordinate and deliver the course content to students, working within a small supportive  teaching team. This is a full-time position.

Applications should contain a Cover Letter addressing the Skills and Knowledge requirements as well as a Résumé.

Salary is negotiable based on skills and experience.

To find out more, get in touch with Jeff Lockhart, Head of School: or phone (02) 8514 8800