Lecturer, Secondary Health and Physical Education
- SECONDARY EDUCATION
- SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
- $102,253 to $120,814 pa (LEVEL B) FULL-TIME, ONGOING
- JOONDALUP, MOUNT LAWLEY & SOUTH WEST CAMPUS
Edith Cowan University is a large, multi-campus institution serving communities nationally and internationally. The University has two metropolitan campuses at Mount Lawley and Joondalup, and also serves Western Australia’s South West Region from a campus at Bunbury, 200 km south of Perth.
The School of Education is one of the largest providers of Initial Teacher Education in Australia with more than 5,000 students. The School offers a broad range of programs including Early Childhood Studies, Primary, Secondary and Postgraduate Education.
We are seeking an innovative and creative academic to teach into Secondary Health and Physical Education who is passionate about education and their specific discipline, in the context of Initial Teacher Education. We welcome you to join one of the highest-ranking public Universities in Australia for student satisfaction.
An exciting ongoing opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer (Level B) position, within Secondary Health and Physical Education. The position is based in the School of Education and centres strongly on curriculum, assessment, pedagogy, and research. This position is for a suitably qualified and experienced academic specialising in the field of Secondary Health and Physical Education.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of connectivity between the education of Pre-Service Teachers, their own teaching experience and engagement with the secondary education field.
- PhD in a relevant discipline
- Track record in quality research and outputs in Field of Research (FoR) 13/39
- Expertise, experience and a strong pedagogical approach in Secondary Health and Physical Education
- Knowledge of the Australian Curriculum and/or SCASA WA or interstate curriculum authority
Applicants should possess outstanding interpersonal and relationship skills, with a strong track record of working in and leading teams, University experience and the ability to contribute to other areas in the Secondary discipline would be advantageous.
All ECU staff demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence. The preferred candidate will be required to undergo an integrity check, including a National Police Check.
Benefits & Remuneration
This full-time, Ongoing position attracts a salary range of $102,253 - $120,814 pa (Level B) plus 17% University superannuation contribution.
A generous relocation package is available for the successful candidate(s), if appropriate.
ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.
For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our Employment Opportunities website.
Interested applicants are welcome to contact Associate Professor Andy Jones (Associate Dean, Secondary) on 08 6304 5285 or mobile: +61 (0)425 544 549 for more information.
How to Apply:
Please complete a statement (maximum of 4 pages) addressing the Selection Criteria and attach your resume.
Applications close Monday 3 January 2022 at 11:30 pm AWST.
PLEASE NOTE: BECAUSE THIS IS AN ONGOING POSITION, APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED FROM CANDIDATES WHO HAVE THE RELEVANT WORKING RIGHTS.
ECU is a diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address underrepresentation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.