Clinical Simulation Laboratory Officer

Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
$80,545 - $90,183
22 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Part Time
  • Part time (1 day per week) offered on a continuing basis.
  • $80,545 - $90,183 per annum (HEO 7) pro rata
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available.
  • Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights

The School of Rural Medicine was established in 2008 and currently comprises about 40 on-campus staff (including clinical and research staff) and a significant number of medical staff associates with clinical
operations throughout the region. The School is responsible for delivering the Joint Medical Program in partnership with the University of Newcastle, and the Hunter New England and Central Coast Local Health Districts. It is committed to improving equity of access to health care in rural areas of Australia. The School enrols up to 300 JMP students with 60 students in each year level and is developing new programs to assist with the training of health and medical practitioners in particular those who practice rurally. The School operates the Tablelands Clinical School (TCS), which is one of six regional clinical schools operating within the Joint Medical Program. Located next to the Armidale Rural and Referral Hospital, TCS maximises the clinical training of students in their final years of the medical program. We are currently seeking to appoint, on a job share basis, two part time (approx. 1 day per week each) Clinical Simulation Laboratory Officers who will work alongside other clinical staff to provide simulated health care experiences for students in the medical program, and teach the skills related to the use of simulation equipment. The incumbents will also be responsible for the operation and coordination of the technical and clinical activities of the clinical simulation laboratory, including managing the simulation suite and maintaining all equipment.

About UNE
The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. UNE is proud of its heritage and status as one of Australia's oldest universities and we are committed to maintaining the tradition of distinction for which we are renowned.

About Armidale
Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you'd expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

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Additional information

To discuss this role please contact Dr Phillip Braslins, Clinical Dean, phone: 026773 4530 or email To find out more about the School of Rural Medicine visit:

Closing Date: Monday 4th December 2016

Reference No: 216162

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria in your application.

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.