Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Social Work, Human Services & Social Sciences

Location
Albury-Wodonga/Wagga Wagga/Port Macquarie, Australia
Posted
11 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
09 Nov 2017
Ref
96056
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Fixed Term and Continuing positions available
  • Level B/C/D – $92,117 to $149,686 p.a. (Plus 17% Superannuation)
  • Albury-Wodonga/Wagga Wagga/Port Macquarie 

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences promotes critical thinking and positive community change in the study areas of Social Work and Human Services, Social Sciences as well as Humanities. The School supports community engagement activities including projects in regional health, disability services, community development and gerontology.

The successful candidate/s will join a team engaged in teaching in a range of degree programs that prepare students to become social workers, community analysts, aged care workers, policy and health advocates. This variety will mean that the appointee/s have the opportunity to teach social work, human services and the social sciences to on-campus and online students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The appointee/s are also expected to demonstrate excellence in both student engagement and community relations, as appropriate to the position.

The successful candidate will provide academic leadership in the Faculty of Arts and Education as teaching focused or teaching/research appointments in one or more of the disciplines (Social Work, Human Services & Social Sciences) to ensure excellence in teaching and learning and research at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It is expected that appointee/s will advance the standing of the Faculty by providing a contribution to academic administration, curriculum development, program coordination, and working collaboratively across the Faculty and with external partners.

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria listed in the position description.

Applications close: 9 November 2017