Associate Lecturer, Teaching Scholar

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
05 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Oct 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time


A remuneration package of up to $107,231 per annum (inclusive of base salary of $85,452-$91,650 per annum and 17% employer's contribution to superannuation)


Coffs Harbour

Open to:

Job applicants must be Australian and New Zealand citizens, Australian permanent residents or currently hold a visa with ongoing work rights in Australia. Employer visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Job Summary:

Join SCU College’s teaching team, to teach and lead into the successful pre-degree and award programs

  • Join an energetic learning community
  • Full-time, continuing appointment
  • Located at the beautiful Coffs Harbour campus
  • Relocation assistance available

About the role

The Associate Lecturer (Teaching Scholar) will teach into the College’s successful pre-degree (PSP) and/or award programs, both in face-to-face and online modes. You will join the College teaching team, made up of team members located on all campuses of the University.

Working closely with the Deputy Director of SCU College and the Academic Coordinator of the Preparing for Success Program, you will teach and lead units within the Preparing for Success Program and award programs as they emerge, including teaching foundational communication, learning and/or science and mathematical skills.

About you

You will have post graduate level qualifications in teaching, experience teaching in a variety of modes, and have the ability to adapt educational teaching technologies as needed.

In supporting the College’s values for the care and commitment to its students, you will demonstrate both excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a student focussed approach to your work.

About us

Southern Cross University, ranked in the Asia-Pacific's top 100 universities and the top 100 universities in the world under 50 years old (Times Higher Education Young University Rankings for 2018), is a progressive, young and connected research university, with vibrant campuses in two states. They are in locations of extraordinary natural beauty and creativity: Coffs Harbour in the Mid North Coast and Lismore in the Northern Rivers of New South Wales, while our fastest-growing campus is located near the Gold Coast Airport in southern Queensland. This opportunity is located at the Coffs Harbour campus, close to some of the finest surf beaches and a spectacular World Heritage listed rainforest.

SCU College is one of eight Schools and Colleges at Southern Cross University and sits within the portfolio of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic).

SCU College offers pre-degree, award and English language programs that offer pathways for university study and can transform lives of Australian and international students. The College is distinctive for its care of students and the highest quality of teaching underpinned by scholarship. The College focuses on the development of academic and English skills often combined with discipline knowledge in the areas such as mathematics and science, arts, health and business studies.

The Preparing for Success Program (PSP) is an award winning enabling program for Australian students and one of the largest programs at the University enrolling 800-1000 each year. The diplomas and associate degree programs are emerging at the Coffs Harbour campus.

Contact for further information

Name:         Associate Professor Thomas Roche
Phone:        02 6626 9148

Applications close on 9.00am AEDT on Friday, 26 October 2018.

To view the full position advertisement and details of the application process please click on the APPLY button where you will be redirected to the Southern Cross University website. The Vacancy ID is 18082.

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