Lecturer in Occupational Therapy

Canberra, Australia
$97,498 - $111,342pa
06 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
10 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Canberra is a high-growth, emerging university that values innovation and collaboration. it is a university with a global focus and strong international links, including partnerships with universities around the world.

UC is ranked in the top four per cent of universities globally by both Times Higher Education and OS World University Rankings and appears in the 2015 QS ranking as one of the top 100 universities under the age of 50.

A large scale campus development (approximately $2 billion) is under way, emphasising university and industry collaboration with health as one of the major areas of development. The Faculty of Health also plays a leading role in relation to the development of the University's Health Precinct. The Precinct includes the Health Hub incorporating Student-led clinics, the University of Canberra Public Hospital, a new rehabilitation hospital and a 150 bed aged care facility (both scheduled to open in 2018). Planning for an integrated cancer care centre run by the Icon group is underway and other projects are under active consideration for the Precinct.

The Master of Occupational Therapy program is a World Federation of Occupational Therapy accredited program that has seen significant growth since its inception in 2011. This growth means that we now have an exciting opportunity available for a lecturer in Occupational Therapy. The successful applicant will teach into the Master of Occupational Therapy and also contribute to organising our practice education program. We are seeking a registered occupation therapist with significant clinical experience with postgraduate qualifications to join our dedicated teaching team.

This position is an ongoing, full-time appointment at the University of Canberra.

To be considered for this position your application must include your resume and a cover letter outlining briefly the qualifications, skills and experience that would enable you to successfully undertake the duties required.

The University offers excellent employee benefits such as flexible, family-friendly policies; on site gym, supermarket and childcare facilities. The University is an EO employer offering excellent conditions and benefits including salary packaging initiatives and generous superannuation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

For job specific information: please contact Stephen Isbel on 6201 5246, or email Stephen.Isbel@canberra.edu.au

Recruitment and application questions: to find out more, please contact the Recruitment team on 02 6180 8000 or email recruitment@managedrecruitment.com.au quoting ref No 592.

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Closing Date: 11:59pm, Wednesday 10 May, 2017