Lecturer, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Adelaide, Australia
24 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

(Level B) $97,577 to $115,495 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation will apply.

 0.5FTE continuing position available immediately

We are seeking an academic staff member who is innovative with their teaching methods and passionate about preparing the next generation of health care professionals especially those who can bring an industry relevant awareness of contemporary mental health care.

As the successful candidate, you will work as part of the pre-registration and postgraduate teams. Working closely with the Preregistration Program Coordinator, you will also be expected to participate in other school activities as required, and undertake practices in accordance with the legal and ethical requirements of the nursing profession and the core nursing values of the Adelaide Nursing School.

The Adelaide Nursing School at the University of Adelaide brings together an energetic, enthusiastic group of nursing clinicians and academics interested in furthering the nursing profession. In this Lecturer position, you will have the qualifications and experience recognised by the university as appropriate for this discipline area, and positions at this level will normally require a doctoral or masters’ qualification or equivalent accreditation and standing.

To be successful you will need:

  • Demonstrated skills and experience in the preparation and delivery of lectures, tutorials, demonstrations and workshops; as well as marking and assessment activities; and a commitment to excellence in teaching.
  • Demonstrated experience in course coordination and the management of teaching and learning resources and staffing, including experience in the development of innovative teaching methods and curriculum.
  • Demonstrated expertise in nursing education at postgraduate and undergraduate level.
  • PhD or commitment to study a PhD in Nursing or relevant field.
  • Demonstrated understanding to provide and advocate research in the specialist field.

This position may require a valid Working with Children Check.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of five schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria.

Applications close 11:55 pm, 24 November 2019

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Dr Frank Donnelly
Senior Lecturer/Education Specialist, Adelaide Nursing School
P: +61 (8) 8313 3639
E: frank.donnelly@adelaide.edu.au

For application related queries, please contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences HR Team
E: fhshr@adelaide.edu.au

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.