Lecturer (Clinical Coordinator), Podiatry (TF)

Melbourne, Australia
Level B - TRP $115,256 - $136,108 per annum inclusive of 17% superannuation
23 May 2022
End of advertisement period
14 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Part Time
  • Part time 0.6FTE or 3 days per week, continuing position
  • Located at Melbourne Bundoora campus
  • Level B - TRP $115,256 - $136,108 per annum inclusive of 17% superannuation

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this position, you will have:

  • Direct and coordinate the day-to-day teaching activities of Clinical Educator staff in the discipline Clinic.
  • Apply theoretical knowledge in provision of quality clinical services in podiatry by demonstrating extensive, evidence-based specialist knowledge, clinical reasoning and competencies, to lead and enhance patient care in area of practice.
  • Utilise high level communication and negotiation skills with patients and their families, other health professionals, referrers, and students to facilitate cooperation, positive relationships and effective service delivery.
  • PhD degree, postgraduate qualifications or equivalent alternate combination of relevant knowledge, training and/or experience as appropriate for the podiatry discipline.
  • Extensive experience in clinical education in podiatry, and how clinical education interrelates and scaffolds with theory-based curricula.
  • Demonstrated understanding of health systems in Victoria, and how School Clinics can contribute to broader health and wellbeing in the community.
  • Evidence of innovative initiatives undertaken in the last three years that have improved the student experience, and the evaluation of effectiveness of these initiatives.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence the teaching practice of others.

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

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How to apply

Closing date: Tuesday 14th June by 11:55pm

Position Enquiries: Shannon Munteanu, S.Munteanu@latrobe.edu.au

Recruitment Enquiries: recruitment@latrobe.edu.au

Only candidates with full working rights in Australia may apply for this position.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

The University’s Health and Safety Procedure – COVID-19 Vaccination and Other Measures, requires staff engaged to perform work onsite at La Trobe University to be Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are exempt from being vaccinated due to a recognised medical contraindication. This position will require the incumbent to work onsite. As such, an offer of employment will be conditional upon the applicant being Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19 or medically exempt from receiving a COVID-19 vaccination, and providing satisfactory evidence of their vaccination or exemption status to the University.

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • A separate document addressing “Skills and knowledge required for the position” bullet points in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description; and
  • An up to date resume.

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Why La Trobe:

  • Develop your career at an innovative, global university where you’ll collaborate with community and industry to create impact. 
  • Enjoy working on our inspiring and stunning campuses – the perfect hub for industry, students and academics 
  • Help transform the lives of students, partners and communities now and in future

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.