Lecturer, Clinical Skills/Doctor and Patient (D&P)

Darwin, Australia
15 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Classification: Academic Level B
Salary Range: $94,323 to $112,006 pa
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Part-time, until 31 December 2020
Position Reports to: Director Preclinical Education Northern Territory Medical Program
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Associate Professor Greg Raymond
Closing Date: Monday, 15 April 2019 11 am 

Position Summary:

This Teaching Specialist Clinical/Practitioner position, with its primary focus on teaching and teaching-related activities drawing on contemporary/professional practice), has an important role to play in the University’s achievement of its strategic plan, Making a Difference: The 2025 Agenda.

The University is committed to a student-centred ethos and to developing creative, enterprising, career-ready graduates prepared to become lifelong contributors to society.

In accordance with the strategic plan, the University seeks to:

  • deliver a richly interactive and personalised approach to learning focussed on student success;
  • be an international leader in educational innovation, advanced learning technologies and learning analytics; and
  • develop enterprising graduates equipped with the skills required for success in the knowledge economy.

The Lecturer Clinical Skills/ Doctor & Patient (D&P) Year 2 will coordinate and teach clinical and communication skills across Year 2 of the Flinders MD program, so that NT Medical Program (NTMP) students begin Year 3 with clinical and communication skills at the expected level of performance. The incumbent will also be expected to play a role in curriculum development, assessments and examinations and also teach into year 1 D&P when required.

Please note: Northern Territory Government legislation (the Care and Protection of Children Act 2007) now requires all individuals in child related employment or whose duties involve, or are likely to involve, contact with a child, to hold a valid 'Working with Children Clearance' (Ochre Card). This position involves child related work and is assessed as requiring a Working with Children Clearance/Ochre Card.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a submission of no more than three pages, stating how your current and/or recent experience meet the requirements of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.