Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Medical Education in Indigenous Health

Melbourne, Australia
12 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
12 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Melbourne Medical School, Department of Medical Education
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Only Indigenous Australians are eligible to apply as this position is exempt under the Special Measure Provision, Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2011 (Vic).

Salary: $98,775-$117,290 (Level B) or $120,993-$139,510 (Level C) p.a. (pro-rata) plus 17% superannuation

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced Indigenous Health educator to lead the further development and delivery of Melbourne Medical School’s Indigenous Health curriculum within the Melbourne Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree. This is an exciting role for a person with a strong record in Indigenous Health teaching and curriculum development, and experience in healthcare. Only Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are eligible to apply.

The Lecturer or Senior Lecturer - Medical Education in Indigenous Health will have the specific task of working with the Department of Medical Education (DME) in the Melbourne Medical School (MMS) to further develop and implement the School’s Indigenous health curriculum in the Melbourne Doctor of Medicine (MD). In this position, you will liaise with academic and professional staff in the DME and associated clinical schools of the Melbourne Medical School, and other key stakeholders in the area of Indigenous health to promote and facilitate the implementation of an effective, coordinated and integrated program of Indigenous health in the MD. You will also form a close network with staff of the School of Population and Global Health and other Schools and Centres in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences. The Faculty and the Melbourne Medical School are committed to actively implementing the Reconciliation Action Plan and this position would be expected to contribute to these aims. http://murrupbarak.unimelb.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/2066837/RAP-FINAL.pdf

The position is responsible to the Head, Department of Medical Education.

Note: although this position is advertised as part-time 0.5 full-time equivalent, there is some flexibility in this appointment fraction.

Close date: 12 Nov 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria


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