Head of Course/Senior Lecturer, Professional Psychology

Cairns/Rockhampton, Australia
10 Nov 2020
End of advertisement period
03 Dec 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Continuing, Full-Time
  • School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
  • CQUniversity Rockhampton or Cairns
  • Total Remuneration: $145,760 to $167,617 pa
  • Includes cash salary of $123,170 to $141,639, 17% superannuation and 12.96% leave loading

Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

With a genuine focus on diversity and boasting one of the largest and fastest growing footprints in Australia, CQUniversity is one of the only dual-sector universities offering extensive prospects in teaching and is ranked among the highest-achieving institutions by Times Higher Education and QS World University Rankings. Forming part of the School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences, the College of Psychology promotes an evidence-based focus to the examination, understanding and enhancement of health and wellbeing. Our worldclass team engages with local communities, offering accredited studies in psychology, clinical psychology and applied disciplines.

In this role, you will make significant contributions to teaching within your college and assume a leadership role in course administration and assessment, curriculum, and course design. You will also have the opportunity to pursue independent research to advance the scholarship of your discipline and further enrich CQUniversity’s research outcomes. For the first 3 years of your appointment, you will also assume the Head of Course role.

With over 20 Australian campuses, our national footprint is among the largest and fastest-growing. We feature in every mainland state, and roles in regional areas gain access to national-scale initiatives and operations. Take your pick of location when launching the next stage of your academic career in either Rockhampton for cosmopolitan living in a regional setting, or tropical Cairns, one of Australia’s most vibrant multicultural cities. Whichever you decide, allow our comprehensive relocation packages to take you and your family there.

Position Requirements:

  • Possession of a Masters level Psychology qualification in an Area of Practice Endorsement (AoPE).
  • Membership of AHPRA as a registered Psychologist and eligibility for membership of the Australian Psychological Society.
  • Registration as a Supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia
  • Proven ability to teach and supervise postgraduate University students with experience engaging with tertiary students and supporting their educational development through multi-modal delivery strategies.
  • Demonstrated capacity to engage and network effectively with industry and community partners and stakeholders.

Apply today for a career that changes lives www.cqu.edu.au/jobs

Applications Close: 11:59pm, Thursday, 3 December 2020
Vacancy Reference Number: 33731

When submitting your application, please include the following: Cover Letter (optional), Current Resume, Responses to Selection Criteria. Use alphabetic or numeric characters only in your application. Do not use characters such as apostrophe (‘), slash (/), ampersand (&) etc. except in your email address. “Applicants for the position must have full time work rights.”

CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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