Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Early Childhood, Mathematics

Armidale, Australia
19 Feb 2020
End of advertisement period
03 Mar 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Education 

  • Continuing – Full time
  • $68,004 - $91,857 per annum (Level A)
  • $96,631 - $114,524 per annum (Level B)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation.  Salary packaging options are available.
  • Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights (UNE will not provide sponsorship for this position)

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia boasts an excellent national and international reputation being a leader in research and academic innovation that has industry impact.  We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

The Faculty of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education (HASSE) offers innovative degree programs across a range of disciplines and professions, underpinned by the University's commitment to providing excellent teaching, outstanding learning facilities and a first-rate student learning experience. The Faculty includes two Schools: the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS) and the School of Education.

The School of Education offers a positive and dynamic environment where staff and students enjoy a friendly, collegial and socially inclusive working environment. The School is a leading provider of primary, secondary and early childhood teacher education courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with courses offered via on-campus and flexible online education modes. To find out more about the School of Education, please visit:

The Role

As an Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Early Childhood, you will work with a highly productive team who teach in undergraduate and postgraduate courses. You will be required to align with the UNE’s Strategic Plan.  In particular, the following will be important to demonstrate achievement in delivering: high impact research, digital dominance, outstanding student experience and creating a bold and innovative culture. Early Childhood Education Context is a disciplinary team within UNE School of Education based on principles of inclusion, social justice and equity for all young children and families.

Skills & Experience

You will have excellent oral and written communication skills to effectively liaise between students, discipline staff, placement supervisors and industry partners. In addition, you will have experience in teaching and a knowledge of current teaching approaches and pedagogies in the field of Early Childhood Education.  We are particularly interested in experience relating to teaching mathematics in Early Childhood.

Additional information

Informal enquiries may be directed to Head of School Education, Professor Sue Gregory phone: (02) 6773 3716 or email:

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquility of the New England on a rural property.

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Reference No: 220024

Closing Date: 3 March 2020 - Midnight

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position statement, in your application.  Applicants must indicate on their cover letter whether they wish to be considered for the Associate Lecturer or Lecturer position.

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.