Lecturer, Midwifery (Level B)

Perth, Australia
$105,832 TO $125,043 PA (ALEVB) 
08 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Full Time
  • $105,832 TO $125,043 PA (ALEVB) 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply


We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and well-qualified midwife to influence the next generation.

The School of Nursing and Midwifery provides a comprehensive range of academic programs to prepare health care professionals for positions in nursing and midwifery. ECU offers the only Bachelor’s level dual nursing and midwifery degree, and the only Master’s level midwifery degree for qualified registered nurses in the state, making ECU’s offerings a unique and comprehensive strategy to meet the needs of the midwifery workforce. 

The School has a commitment to developing strong partnerships locally, nationally and internationally through its collaboration with health professions, industry and the broader community. The School is looking for a suitably qualified and experienced academic to further enhance the Midwifery team. 

Selection Criteria

The successful candidate will be a Registered Midwife, have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and have the following experience:

  • Would possess a PhD or significant progress towards a PhD in Midwifery or a related discipline;
  • Must be eligible for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a midwife;
  • Demonstrated breadth of clinical midwifery experience.
  • Ability to apply contemporary approaches to the design, development and coordination of teaching and learning activities in online and on campus delivery modes.
  • Evidence of engagement in applied research, research supervision and contribution to the translation into practice commensurate with the academic level.
  • Effective community, industry and professional collaboration in teaching and research endeavours commensurate with academic level.
  • Ability to work collaborative in a team towards the provision of quality undergraduate and/or postgraduate curriculum delivery.

You will demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry, Courage and Personal Excellence and the School’s Midwifery Philosophy.

ECU is a smoke-free environment.

Benefits & Remuneration

This full-time, ongoing position attracts a salary of between $105,832 to $125,043 (ALEVB) plus 17% University superannuation contribution. 

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

ECU has an Award-winning Health and Wellness Program and an extensive range of staff benefits across entertainment, financial, health, travel and consumer goods and services.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our website Employment Opportunities.


Interested applicants are encouraged to call Dr. Di Bloxsome, Associate Dean (Midwifery) via d.bloxsome@ecu.edu.au for more information.

Closing Date

Applications close on Tuesday 21 March 2023 at 11:30 pm AWST.  

How to Apply

Please attach a copy of your current CV and statement addressing the dot points above and referencing the Selection Criteria.

Open to candidates with the relevant work 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.