Academic Program Director HBNDC, Chisholm

£41633.97 - £49438.17 per annum
02 Dec 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Part Time

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 among the top 50 universities in the world under the age of 50 (Times Higher Education Rankings 2016), 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 to benefit the communities we serve.

About the role

In this role you will oversee third party delivery and undertake a broad range of quality assurance, academic engagement and administrative activities including developing submissions required to the accrediting authority for delivering the La Trobe nursing degree at Chisholm. Work with the Chisholm Academic Program Director (APD) would work with the regional APD/course coordinator to manage the model of delivery and processes common to both programs. You will respond to queries and recommend educational processes that may assist with student success. Participate in teaching and learning activities and identify academic learning outcomes and assessments.

Skills and Experience

  • Eligible to register as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • A Masters in a relevant discipline and either enrolled or committed to undertaking a PhD or equivalent studies.
  • A comprehensive knowledge of current and new teaching methods and pedagogies.
  • Demonstrated competence in teaching and curriculum development in tertiary nursing education including VET delivered programs.

Please refer to the Position Description for other skills and experience required for this role.

Please note: this position will require travel to Chisholm Frankston & Berwick campuses as required but will be located at a La Trobe metropolitan campus or ARN location.


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How to apply

Closing date: Friday, 23 December 2016 by 11.00pm AEDT.

Position Enquiries: Dr Michelle Newton, +61 (03) 9479 5802 or

Position Description below:

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant on +61 03 9479 1241 or

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.