Teaching and Clinical Supervision in the School of Health and Biomedical Sciences, Chinese Medicine

Banyule, Australia
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 10 November 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Expression of Interest for sessional teaching and clinical supervision in the School of Health and Biomedical Sciences - Chinese Medicine.

  • Bundoora location
  • Contribute to a culture of quality learning and teaching

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

One of Australias original educational institutions founded in 1887, RMIT University now has 83,000 students including 12,000 at postgraduate level.

The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied and innovative research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences aims to provide globally recognised practical, relevant, and innovative programs, research and industry training. The discipline of Chinese Medicine facilitates an undergraduate program and two postgraduate programs that is structured to integrate foundation sciences, clinical sciences, and clinical skills to produce capable graduates that can practice as healthcare professionals with strong Chinese Medicine skills.

To help to support this aim we require passionate and clinically-experienced staff that will facilitate, support and assess clinical practice students to achieve and maintain competency. We welcome expressions of interest from suitably qualified, registered and experienced candidates to register their interest to teach and/or mark assessments and provide clinical supervision on a casual basis within the School.

Lectures, tutorials and practical classes are delivered at our Bundoora campus Monday to Friday, and our clinical supervision at the RMIT Health Sciences Clinic runs Monday to Saturday.

The volume, nature and availability of sessional teaching and clinical supervision will vary based on the needs of the School including course offerings, timetabling and student demand.

Essential criteria:

  • Minimum Bachelors Degree in Chinese Medicine;
  • Current AHPRA Registration as a Chinese Medicine Practitioner;
  • At least 5 years of clinical practice;
  • Evidence of teaching ability and the capacity to engage students positively and constructively in learning;
  • Demonstrable ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Employment is subject to the successful attainment of an Employee Working with Children Check.

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Attach a current resume and cover letter addressing the essential criteria.

For further information regarding RMITs Chinese Medicine programs please choose from the following links:

  • Bachelor of Health Science / Bachelor of Applied Science (Chinese Medicine)
  • Master of Applied Science (Chinese Herbal Medicine)
  • Master of Applied Science (Acupuncture)

For further information, please contact Associate Professor Tony Zhang, Discipline Leader of Chinese Medicine, School of Health and Biomedical Sciences: tony.zhang@rmit.edu.au