Lecturer in Speech Pathology, Teaching Academic Level A/B

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Adelaide, Australia
14 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Based in UniSA Allied Health & Human Performance at City East campus
  • Part-time (0.8 FTE), three (3) year fixed term contract
  • Salary range: $70,618 - $118,665 per annum (plus superannuation)

About the Job

Utilise your contemporary knowledge and practice of Speech Pathology with clinical expertise in hearing, speech, and/or language sciences to contribute to the teaching, research and scholarship and professional activities of the Speech Pathology program within UniSA Allied Health and Human Performance.

With a longstanding history in the delivery of Allied Health programs in Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Medical Radiation Sciences, Pharmacy, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Laboratory Medicine, Social Work, Psychology and Podiatry, and a strong critical mass of genuinely world-class Allied Health educators, practitioners and researchers. Building on an excellent reputation for the provision of allied health education, with great excitement UniSA recently added Speech Pathology to the multidisciplinary allied health team.

Health at the University of South Australia places a strong emphasis on practice-based learning, with significant investment in teaching and research facilities, including Multidisciplinary Clinics across Adelaide and in Whyalla, two Mobile Allied Health Clinics, advanced simulation laboratories, and the Cancer Research Institute in South Australia’s health and biomedical precinct. We have long-standing, strong industry partnerships across public and private health, disability, sports, aging, community, and education agencies.

The focus of this position will primarily be on the coordination and teaching in the speech pathology discipline, however, due to an increased focus on multidisciplinary teaching, the position may be required to work with multidisciplinary student groups.

Skills and Experience

You will be eligible for Practising membership of Speech Pathology Australia and have demonstrated expertise, knowledge, and a commitment to contemporary practice within Speech Pathology, with specific clinical expertise in hearing.

You will have a passion for teaching and be committed to continual development and improving performance to positively impact our student’s learning experience.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as experience with a range of technologies, is important and previous experience and a passion for high quality, flexible teaching, and learning outcomes will be highly regarded.

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

Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Competitive salary negotiated under the Enterprise bargaining agreement
  • Generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Employee assistance and development programs
  • A range of salary packaging options, including vehicle leasing, laptops and car parking fees
  • Corporate health insurance
  • Staff study support
  • Various on-site services available at our campuses which may include on-site gym access
  • A variety of leave arrangements

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. 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 2574.

Applications close: 11.30 pm Sunday 1 November 2020

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 Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Act 2016 (the Act) and the Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Regulations 2019 (the Regulations), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current Working with Children Check.

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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