Lecturer, Neonatal Care

Banyule, Australia
20 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • 3 years fixed term
  • Part Time, 0.7 FTE or 3.5 days per week (negotiable)
  • Located at one of La Trobe University Clinical Schools
  • $95,432 – $112,697 pro rata plus superannuation
  • Teaching Focussed position
  • Newly created position

About the role

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.

Our Master of Nursing course helps registered nurses build their careers through qualifying in one of our six specialisations. The degree is flexible and easily accessible for working nurses through online study. Students work at partner hospitals that focus on the specialisation subject so that students undertake advanced clinical training on-site. Further information can be found here

The School is seeking a passionate teaching focussed Level B academic to lead the Neonatal nursing practice stream.

Skills & Experience

To be considered for this position, you will possess a Masters in Nursing or a related discipline, or currently enrolled in a PhD. You will be registered or eligible to register with AHPRA with with evidence of a professional Neonatal Nurse profile. You will bring demonstrated competence in teaching and curriculum development in tertiary nursing education. This can include evidence of innovative initiatives undertaken in the previous 3 years to enhance the student experience. Finally, you offer a thorough appreciation and understanding of evidence-based practice.


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

How to Apply

Closing date: 11 pm Tuesday 5th November 2019

Position Enquiries: Ewan McDonald via T: 9479 2251 or  E:  ewan.mcdonald@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.

Please scroll down to apply.

La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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.For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Recruitment Partner Justin Bolton on +61 (03) 9479 1073

To apply and to view position description please visit http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs and search for job number 558946 under current vacancies.

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. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. 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.