Director of Clinical Education

Location
Darwin, Australia
Posted
06 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Jan 2018
Ref
217186
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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  • Continuing full-time appointment
  • Teaching Focused Academic Level C $115,529 - $135,201 per annum
  • Plus 17 percent superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave
  • Casuarina Campus

The School of Health delivers teaching in the areas of Social Work, Humanitarian, Emergency and Disaster Management Studies, Midwifery, Child and Family Health and Nursing. Successful completion of the Bachelor of Nursing course enables students to apply to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia for registration as a Registered Nurse. Undergraduate nursing units are offered in both internal and external modes. The versatility of the nursing program ensures nursing students, from beginner to more advanced levels including postgraduate coursework and research, are able to pursue lifelong learning and enjoy a range of career opportunities.

The University’s Research Centre for Health and Wellbeing supports higher degree by research students and undertakes research as it relates to individuals, groups, families and communities, with a focus on interdisciplinary and intercultural approaches. Areas of strength include Indigenous health and wellbeing, health services research, social impacts on community wellbeing and health care, and clinical research.

As the Director of Clinical Education in Nursing, you will lead the University’s undergraduate nursing clinical program. In consultation with the clinical team, your role will be to develop, expand and improve the quality of pre-registration nursing students’ clinical experience opportunities across Australia. 

To be successful you require eligibility for registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and completion of Master of Nursing degree or equivalent, PhD preferred. You will also need to be available to travel to regional and remote locations throughout Australia.

Applications Close: 5 January 2018

For further information please contact Ms Beryl McEwan, Lecturer in Health - Nursing on e-mail Beryl.McEwan@cdu.edu.au

Statement of Claim:

Attention Applicants: It is a requirement of this selection process that applicants provide a Current Resume / CV, a Statement of Claim addressing the Selection Competencies as listed in the Position Profile.

CDU Diversity Statement:

Charles Darwin University embraces diversity and the innovative ideas, perspectives and experiences our diverse workforce contributes. As a leading employer within the Northern Territory, Charles Darwin University is committed to supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to achieve their career aspirations. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.