Lecturer, Early Childhood – College of Arts & Education

Melbourne, Australia
10 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Jul 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Academic B, $ 92,946-110,372 per annum plus 17% superannuation contribution. This is a full time (36.75 hours per week) ongoing appointment.

  • Showcase your innovative teaching skills and practices
  • Make a positive impact on the learning of our students and really make a difference
  • Located at our Footscray Park Campus just 10 minutes from the CBD

 About the Role

The Lecturer – Early Childhood is a teaching and research position and will be required to implement appropriate pedagogies in this area, by utilising high level skills and experience to engage pre-service teachers in this discipline. In addition the appointee will support the College in providing a better student experience in this teaching area, supervise research students, and engage in relevant education research.

About the Person

You will embrace the College agenda in early childhood education and join an emergent research community of practice. Having completed a doctoral degree in a relevant discipline, you will bring high-level skills and experience in teaching early childhood, an agenda in research and a comprehensive understanding of appropriate pedagogies for teaching early childhood.

Skills & Expertise

The work will be characterised by effective collaboration, communication and interpersonal skills, including a capacity to build relationships in working with colleagues, internal and external to the early childhood education group.

A full list of selection criteria is available in the Position Description


  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements available
  • On-site gym and more

 How to apply

For a Position Description and to submit an application please visit our website www.vu.edu.au/jobs

Applications must be submitted as ONE single document comprising

  • A cover letter
  • Your CV
  • Your responses to the selection criteria listed in the Position Description

Please note:  Applications which do not address the selection criteria will not be considered.            
Applications Close:  4.00 pm Tuesday 30 July 2019