Lecturer in Nursing
Salary Level: Classification Level B (Salary range A$98,963 to A$117,411 gross per annum plus up to 17% employer superannuation contributions)
Appointment: Full-time, ongoing
Location: USC Caboolture
Eligibility: You must have ongoing unrestricted working rights in Australia to apply for this opportunity
USC is one of Australia’s fastest-growing universities, experiencing exponential growth in student population and consistent five-star ratings for teaching quality in the Good Universities Guide. USC is committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to our students, delivering innovative research with real impact, as well as engaging with the community and contributing to the aspirations of our local regions
USC Caboolture offers a hands-on campus experience halfway between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast. As part of the Moreton Bay region, USC Caboolture is approximately 25 kilometres north of USC Moreton Bay and 50 kilometres south of USC Sunshine coast. USC Caboolture provides a transformational opportunity for the local community to undertake quality higher education qualifications or enabling programs in a supportive, inclusive learning environment.
WHY WORK AT USC?
USC is a university founded by our community, based on the belief that opportunity is everywhere.
We’re a young ambitious university, not limited by tradition or old ways of thinking.
With annual growth in enrolments exceeding targets and research rated as exceeding world standard in many fields, we are an exciting, vibrant organisation.
We are committed to – and ambitious for – our regions. We want to make our region a better place. With campuses at Sippy Downs, Gympie, Fraser Coast, Caboolture, and Moreton Bay, our footprint extends the entire Sunshine Coast corridor.
We are consistently rated one of the best universities in Australia for teaching quality and overall student experience. This is because every student matters to us.
We embrace innovative blended teaching delivery that mixes face-to-face and online modes. This enables flexible work arrangements where you have the ability to work on or off campus as needed.
We are a university with plans to grow - you can grow with us and we can provide academic leadership programs to help you get there.
You can work with collaborative Heads of School who celebrate your teaching.
We are revamping the provision of our academic services to provide centralised and increased support for your teaching, research and HDR administration – so you can focus on what you really want to do!
We have campuses in amazing locations.
Come join our team of world class academics and make a contribution to the education of our community while also building and extending your career in this fresh environment.
We see opportunity everywhere. If you see it in yourself, come work with us.
OVERVIEW OF THE SCHOOL OF NURSING, MIDWIFERY AND PARAMEDICINE
The School provides excellence in teaching and research across the disciplines of nursing, midwifery and paramedic science. With a strong emphasis on inter-professional learning and engagement with health agencies, students have opportunities to work closely with health services and health professionals to develop professional attributes and skills during their coursework that enable them to be job ready. The region’s health services have rapidly expanded to now include the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital and the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.
The School aims to maximise interdisciplinary research collaboration and engage in research focused on delivering health outcomes to the local, national and international community and make a genuine difference in people’s lives.
USC is seeking to appoint an experienced academic who will contribute nursing expertise to the interdisciplinary academic team of the School. The Lecturer will be expected to contribute to the outstanding teaching and learning outcomes of the School and will bring recent experience and knowledge of contemporary nursing practice to the role. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate commitment and passion for engaging students and will facilitate education programs that aim to prepare our students for graduate practice. This appointment has an important and active role in teaching across our undergraduate and postgraduate nursing programs as well as being expected to demonstrate research performance in line with the University for a Level B.
CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Associate Professor Amanda Henderson
Head, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine
Telephone: + 61 7 5456 5842
Midnight, Wednesday 25 November 2020
All applicants MUST provide a statement that addresses each of the selection criteria contained within the position description and their resume/curriculum vitae.
Information regarding how to prepare your application and effectively address selection criteria is available on our website information for applicants
As part of your role, you may be required to travel to any one of USC's locations.
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USC values diversity, enables access and promotes inclusion.
USC strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.