Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy

Location
Brisbane, Australia
Posted
26 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Nov 2018
Ref
505308
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences' offers programs in Audiology, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, and Speech Pathology. We welcome around 500 new students each year into our undergraduate and postgraduate offerings. Our students benefit from a longstanding tradition of excellence in teaching and research and a focus on scientific endeavours and high quality outcomes.

Candidates are sought for a teaching and research appointment in Occupational Therapy. We are a leading provider of undergraduate and postgraduate occupational therapy education in Queensland. The School has an established international reputation for innovative approaches to both teaching and research excellence and is extremely well positioned to foster collaborative research and training opportunities.

Further details about the School and its activities may be accessed on the School’s web site at http://www.shrs.uq.edu.au.

The role

The role of Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy will engage in teaching into undergraduate and graduate entry programs in the area of occupational therapy theory and practice and have experience in paediatric, psychosocial or adult physical occupational therapy clinical practice. The position will also be required to develop and maintain a profile in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning and contribute pedagogical content knowledge to curriculum development within the discipline. The successful appointee will also perform administrative functions and other activities associated with the School and have the opportunity to engage with professional bodies and a range of internal committees at various levels within the University.

The person

Candidates should possess a qualification in Occupational Therapy, hold (or have significant progress to completing) a PhD and be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. You should have expert knowledge in occupational therapy theory and practice and have experience in paediatric, psychosocial or adult physical occupational therapy clinical practice. The successful applicant will build on their current research profile and develop a research program focussed on the teaching and learning in Occupational Therapy commensurate with the level of appointment.

The applicant may required to undertake teaching duties in QLD Health clinical facilities; or in an equivalent clinical health facility; or a health care role; or who perform work tasks that put them at risk of exposure to vaccine-preventable disease.  It is a condition of employment for this role that you will be required to provide evidence of immunisation against certain vaccine preventable diseases.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to habs-hr-advisory@uq.edu.au.

Remuneration

This is a full-time, continuing appointment at Academic level B or C. The full-time remuneration package will be as follows:

Academic Level B will be in the range $93,985.59 - $111,607.58 p.a. plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $109,963.14 - $130,580.86 p.a.). 

Academic Level C will be in the range $115,131.95 - $132,753.93 p.a. plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $134,704.38 - $155,322.09 p.a.). 

Position Description

Download File 505308_3006015_PD_Lecturer-Senior Lecturer in OT.pdf

Enquiries

To discuss this role please contact Professor Jennifer Fleming on +61 7 3365 9725 or j.fleming@uq.edu.au.

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