Associate Lecturer/Lecturer, School of Education

Coffs Harbour, Gold Coast or Lismore, Australia
03 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Appointment type:

Full-time, continuing


  • Level A
    • A remuneration package of up to $103,604 per annum (inclusive of base salary $65,526-$88,551 per annum and 17% employer's contribution to superannuation)
  • Level B
    • A remuneration package of up to $129,197 per annum (inclusive of base salary $93,156-$110,456 per annum and 17% employer's contribution to superannuation)




Coffs Harbour, Gold Coast or Lismore

Closing date:

Monday, 23 April 2018 at 9.00am AEST

Open to:

Job applicants must have unrestricted Australian work rights

About us

Southern Cross University, ranked in the Asia-Pacific's top 100 universities and the top 150 universities in the world under 50 years old (Times Higher Education Young University Rankings for 2017), is a progressive, young and connected research university, with vibrant campuses in two states. They are in locations of extraordinary natural beauty and creativity: Coffs Harbour in the Mid North Coast and Lismore in the Northern Rivers of New South Wales, while our fastest-growing campus is located at the Gold Coast Airport in southern Queensland, overlooking Kirra Beach.

About the roles

The opportunity exists to join Southern Cross University’s School of Education, an energetic learning community fostering excellence in teaching across early childhood, primary, secondary, and higher education in blended and online teaching modes, with courses offered at Gold Coast, Lismore and Coffs Harbour campuses, and online. The School has strong, collaborative links with schools and educational organisations nationally, across New South Wales and Queensland, and international educational communities.

The School is seeking to appoint three Associate Lecturers and one Lecturer. The Associate Lecturer roles will have a discipline focus in at least two of the following discipline areas and the Lecturer role will have a strong discipline focus in Initial Teacher Education and experience in one (or more) of the other discipline areas listed below:

  • Digital Literacy;
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE), Primary and Secondary;
  • Maths Education;
  • English Education;
  • Early Childhood Education/Literacy; and
  • Initial Teacher Education

About you

You will be an energetic academic, ready to commit to the University’s values and priorities, engaged and innovative in your approach to the role, and keen to make a contribution to the University and the community through your activities.

You will display a student centred approach to your teaching, enjoy applying new and existing technology, a commitment to reflective teaching practice and capacity and/or experience in blended and online teaching modes. You will have a publication track record, reflective to opportunity, with a research profile that aligns with the School’s.