Lecturer in Nursing

Melbourne, Australia
29 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
26 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Full-time, Continuing position
  • Located at the Alfred Health Clinical School
  • $93,632 - $110,897 per annum + up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

About the position

The School of Nursing and Midwifery undertakes a wide range of teaching and research programs in the area of Nursing, Midwifery, Maternal and Child care, Aged care, Health service design, Wellness, Time critical nursing, Supportive care and Wound management. These interconnected programs combine to form centres of excellence based within our clinical networks and Research Centres.

This position is expected to develop, coordinate and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses to deliver a high quality learning experience that engages students via various methods.  You will engage in clinical and conceptual nursing research and contribute to writing up research findings for publications and dissemination.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this position, you will possess a PhD and/or Masters in Nursing or a related discipline, or currently enrolled in a PhD.  You will be registered or eligible to register with AHPRA with current or recent participation in clinical nursing practice.  You will bring demonstrated competence in teaching and curriculum development in tertiary nursing education, as well as evidence of high quality and/or high impact research.

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


Please click on this link for a full list of Benefits http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs/working/benefits

How to apply

Closing date:  Sunday, 26 May 2019 by 11.55pm AEST.

Position Enquiries:           Professor Richard Gray, +61 3 9479 6743, r.gray@latrobe.edu.au

HR/Recruitment Enquiries:  Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant, +61 3 9479 1241 or d.dare@latrobe.edu.au

Only candidates with full working rights in Australia may apply for this position.

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.