Aboriginal Pathway Program Regional Tutor, Teaching Academic Level A

Whyalla, Australia
15 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
04 Nov 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Based in UniSA College located at Whyalla Campus
  • Part-time (0.6FTE), five (5) year fixed term contract
  • Salary range: $69,369 - $93,569 pro rata per annum (plus super)

About the Job

The University of South Australia is committed to being a University of Choice for Aboriginal people and we strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal people for this position.

Under the direction of the Program Director: Regional and Aboriginal Pathway Program (APP), the Regional Tutor will provide high quality teaching and learning experiences for students enrolled into the APP program as well as contribute to student support and quality assurance and improvement

You will play a key role in the growth of the APP through promoting and representing the APP within and external to the University and for developing and maintaining strategic relationships with external stakeholders and communities.

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have a sound understanding of the needs of Aboriginal students undertaking enabling courses, bring a passion for and commitment to equity, high level teaching and continuous improvement in enabling education and a willingness to engage in ongoing professional development around teaching.

You will be experienced in using a range of contemporary teaching methodologies to deliver lectures and tutorials, and have a commitment to delivering student engagement and well-being through curriculum implementation.

If you are a problem solver, have excellent communication skills to engage with and support Aboriginal students and understand the challenges associated with geographically distributed teams, apply now!

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au/. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter for the role to Amy Ryan, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number #2003.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Monday 4 November 2019

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment

Pursuant to the Children's Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current DHS Child-Related Employment Screening assessment.

How to apply:

Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.

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UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive enterprising culture in which everyone can thrive.

For further support, contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email recruitment@unisa.edu.au and you will receive a response within one working day.

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