Lecturer in Nursing/Lecturer in Nursing and Midwifery, Teaching Academic Level A

Adelaide, Australia
07 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
31 Jan 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Based in Clinical and Health Sciences at the City East Campus
  • Multiple full-time, continuing positions
  • Commencement Salary: $90,451 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)

About the Role

We have several exciting opportunities for Lecturers in Nursing and a Lecturer in Nursing and Midwifery, to join the team at UniSA Clinical and Health Sciences. Utilising your contemporary professional and discipline-related knowledge in teaching and practice you will contribute to the delivery of teaching and associated administrative and scholarship activities within the Academic Unit’s undergraduate and/or postgraduate programs.

About UniSA

The University of South Australia is Australia’s University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous, and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

Core Responsibilities

  • Develop, coordinate and deliver courses on campus, online or via other appropriate methods
  • Maintaining the quality of the courses through course review and development to meet industry and organisational needs, educational requirements and quality standards
  • Applying research and scholarship to the development of courses including investigating and developing innovative teaching methods
  • Contribute to the activities of the Academic Unit by undertaking scholarship in areas of teaching and learning practice
  • Undertake course coordination duties and contribute to program planning, development and evaluation

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor of Nursing, with a relevant Master’s Degree or PhD qualification, and current registration, or eligibility for registration, as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (for the lecturer in Nursing and Midwifery registration as a Midwife is also required)
  • Ability to undertake a range of teaching duties including the preparation of appropriate teaching materials and resources
  • Ability to enhance the research profile of the Academic Unit through scholarship and supervision of coursework Masters degree and/or HDR students
  • Demonstrated clinical experience/expertise and understanding of global and national policies and priorities in health and midwifery practice
  • High level written and oral communication skills including the ability to effectively collaborate with team members, external parties and colleagues


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

  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Employee assistance and development programs
  • Corporate health insurance
  • A variety of leave arrangements


As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.

How to Apply

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

Please address your cover letter to Georgie Hart, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number 3592.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Monday 31 January 2022

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.

Appointment is also subject to a satisfactory National Police Check (NPC) being obtained and maintained.

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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