Lecturer in Teacher Librarianship

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Location
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Posted
27 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Apr 2018
Ref
492450
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Teaching focussed opportunity
  • Supportive, friendly and flexible work environment

The Role

  • Full Time, Fixed Term (March 2020)
  • $92,117 to $109,391 pa (plus 9.5% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

You will work part of a team of information studies academics to deliver courses in an online environment. The successful candidate will contribute in particular to the teacher librarianship courses offered in the school.

To be successful you will have:

  • Well developed skills in teacher librarianship
  • A proven ability to engage with a wide range of stakeholders from the teacher librarianship community
  • Demonstrated capacity to teach
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Arts and Education is one of three Faculties within the University. Eight Schools and Centres offer a diversity of courses in education, communication, creative industries, social work and human services, library and information studies, theology, humanities, Indigenous Australian studies and Islamic studies.

With approximately 9,000 online students and 3,000 on campus students, the Faculty is an innovator in online and blended learning modes. Over 200 academic staff deliver distinctive courses, and are supported by a skilled team of professional staff. On campus courses are delivered at the University's Wagga Wagga, Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, and Port Macquarie campuses, and at other locations including Sydney and Canberra.

Academic staff within the Faculty undertake high quality, impactful research that engages with governments and professional organisations, nationally, internationally and in regional communities, ensuring excellent supervision for Higher Degree Research students.

The School of Information Studies is the leading provider in Library and Information studies education in Australia and is one of the largest in the world with around 2,000 students, playing a key role in the information professions.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Associate Professor Mary Anne Kennan | Associate Head of School, Information Studies | mkennan@csu.edu.au | (02) 6933 4893

Applications Close: 11 pm, 22 April 2018