Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Nursing

Sydney, Australia
09 May 2018
End of advertisement period
29 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Health

UTS has a bold vision to be a world-leading university of technology. We are a dynamic and innovative university in central Sydney, consistently ranked the top young university in Australia. With a culturally diverse campus life and extensive international exchange and research programs, UTS prepares graduates for the workplaces of today and tomorrow.

UTS: Health offers innovative, practice-based education and high impact research that focuses in improving health outcomes in both local and global communities.  Our learning and teaching is shaped on our unique UTS Model of Learning framework, which encourages a collaborative and globally relevant learning approach and development of graduate attributes.

About the Role

We are seeking to appoint an Associate Lecturer or Lecturer to teach into undergraduate and postgraduate courses in one or more of the following areas:

  • Professional Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Medical/Surgical Nursing
  • Acute Care Nursing
  • Aged Care
  • Paediatric Nursing

You will also have the opportunity to contribute to and develop research that aligns with the Faculty’s research profile.

Start Date: Mid-June in preparation for Session 2, 2018

About You

You are a registered nurse with current AHPRA registration and relevant clinical experience in any one of the specialist areas.

You will also bring to this role:

  • Demonstrated excellence in learning and teaching activities with knowledge of the educational needs of students
  • Appropriate and relevant postgraduate qualification; for appointment at Lecturer level:completion of, or substantial progress towards a Doctorate
  • Strong professional links with relevant industry and the community
  • Proven ability, commitment and passion for engaging in research activities
  • For appointment at Lecturer level, experience in research activities with evidence of a publications track record would be desirable.

We offer an exciting and progressive work environment with opportunities for growth as an educator, researcher and scholar.  As a member of the Faculty you will have the opportunity to assist in program development, enhance the research culture, play a role in faculty collegial life and develop academic leadership skills.

For the full list of the selection criteria and role responsibilities please click apply and  download the position statement from the UTS website.

Remuneration & Benefits

Base Salary Range:Associate Lecturer: $76,630 - $93,330 pa; Lecturer: $101,932 - $116,641 pa

This role attracts 17%superannuation in addition to the base salary.

Our commitment to work/life support includes benefits such as flexible work practices, child care centres, generous parental leave and support to carers.

This position is full-time and appointment will be made on a continuing basis..

How To Apply

Prior to commencing your application for IRC110452, please review the Position Description and the relevant selection criteria - click on the apply link to be taken to the relevant page. You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document.

Please note that only those applications submitted via the UTS online recruitment system will be accepted.  Current UTS employees should apply through their UTS Employee Self Service function.

As you will be unable to save your application once started, please have all required documents and information available prior to commencing.

Please ensure that the file name for each document submitted includes IRC110452

Specific enquiries or issues with your application may be directed to the UTS Recruitment Team at or on +61 (0) 2 9514 1080.

Closing Date: Tuesday 29th May 2018 at 11.59pm(AEST)

Please note: We are only accepting on-line applications for this post, however, if you have a disability that makes it difficult for you to provide us with information in this way, please contact the Recruitment Team for assistance.

We are committed to diversity and social inclusion, evidenced by our WGEA Employer of Choice citation, Wingara Indigenous Employment Strategy and the UTS Access and Inclusion Plan. We welcome applications from women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles), Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.