Sep 20, 2021

Cyber Security Lead Trainer

  • Institute of Data
  • Remote (Australia)

Job Description

Our Cyber Security (AI) program is a life-changing educational experience where students graduate with the skills and mind set to take on new careers in a wide variety of Cyber Security roles. Our students are passionate about cyber security, often career changers who are working full time in a similar or unrelated field.

We are looking for Lead Trainers to lead this transformative experience.

Full Time and Part Time roles available for 5-6 month contracts.


Why be a trainer for the Cyber Security course?

If you are looking to make a life-changing impact by doing what you know and love, this is the position for you. Through this unparalleled opportunity, you will:

  • Hone your own leadership and management skills by becoming part of the team.
  • Deepen your own skills by guiding students through a rigorous journey where they begin as driven beginners and leave as empowered cyber and data security professionals.
  • Contribute your own expertise to a deep and broad curriculum.
  • Facilitate a supportive and energetic community that lasts well beyond the course.
  • As a member of the trainer team, you will not only impact the careers of your own students who are mostly changing careers, but you’ll also have a unique opportunity to shape the potential of students and the industry.


Skills and Qualifications

  • You have previous cyber security or engineering teaching experience, through a course, workshop, team training, etc.
  • You are eager to shape the skills, minds, and trajectories of the newest generation of cyber security professionals.
  • You are eager to join a fast-growing education business.
  • You have at least 3-5 years of professional cyber security and consulting experience.
  • You are proficiency in Cyber Tools - digital literacy (Python) and popular tools for use in cybersecurity, networking and protocol, system structures.
  • You have experience with data security, education, training and awareness - social engineering, phishing, hacking etc, strategies to prevent employees from becoming victims of hacking, knowledge of raining and awareness programs for your organisation.
  • You can demonstrate experience with penetration testing - kali linux popular array of tools, website pen testing, external/internal (Blackbox/White box) system exploitation, vulnerability testing.
  • You can demonstrate experience and explain security management and administration - creating and enforcing a security policy, managing security staff, working alongside the IT department, Technical elements like patching and securing systems
  • You are the person your colleagues naturally gravitate to when they are trying to figure something out.


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Coordinate with directors and the academic board with the planning and implementation of the cyber security program
  • Deliver instructions and write curriculum between 15 hours (PT) and 40 hours (FT) per week, including teaching, advising, and content development.
  • Work closely with your instructional team to provide students with meaningful and prompt feedback on their progress.
  • Collaborate alongside staff in order to best meet the needs and learning styles of y­­our students.
  • Guide students through the development of real world projects that will showcase their abilities to hiring managers.
  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community.
  • Inspire students to persevere through the challenges of learning complex subjects.
  • Contribute to the material and direction of an expanding curriculum, ensuring the course remains cutting-edge and effective for students.