Lecturer, School of Allied Health Science and Practice

Adelaide, Australia
$102,952 to $121,779 per annum plus 17% superannuation
15 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
18 Sep 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

(Level B) $102,952 to $121,779 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

This is a full-time, 3-year convertible academic position available from 1 January 2023.

An exciting academic opportunity exists for a Lecturer with experience in occupational therapy learning and teaching to join the School of Allied Health Science and Practice, within the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.

The successful candidate will be a passionate educator with demonstrated experience developing and delivering innovative approaches to undergraduate teaching and assessment, with experience in student supervision of clinical and project placements. They will be adaptable, flexible, and able to teach undergraduate students across a range of courses in the 4-year Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) program, while contributing to the overall quality of the student experience.

To be successful you will need:

  • Completion of an Honours degree, higher qualifications or equivalent experience.
  • Registration (or eligible for registration) as an Occupational Therapist within Australia.
  • Demonstrated experience in the conduct of tutorials, lectures, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops, student field excursions and clinical sessions, and placement supervision.
  • Demonstrated experience in different teaching methods and methodology and course development.
  • Strong teaching interests with demonstrated ability for cross-disciplinary teaching and collaboration.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of eight schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au

If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

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Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55 pm, 18 September 2022.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Rachel Gibson
Director, Allied Health
P: +61 (8) 83130245
E: rachel.gibson@adelaide.edu.au

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.