Education Support Officer, Stage 1 and Oversight of PWH and CR

Sydney, Australia
15 May 2018
End of advertisement period
20 May 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Nepean Clinical School
Job Ref NO: 559/0318C

  • Excellent opportunity to deliver outstanding educational support to the clinical schools’ Academic and Teaching staff
  • Based at Nepean Clinical School
  • Part time (4 days per week) continuing opportunity, remuneration package of $97K – $104Kp.a. pro rata (which includes leave loading and up to 17% super)

About the opportunity 

The Education Support Officer Stage 1 and oversight PWH and CR will provide a broad range of education administrative and operational support to Academic and Teaching staff to meet the educational support needs of the Clinical School. Coordinates the compilation of academic content and materials prepared by Academic and Teaching staff for research-based programs of study, for printed publications and/or uploading to blackboard/online systems. Provides education support services in line with academic requirements and the overall timetable for the work area. Coordinates accreditation requirements for one or more programs of study. Ensures compliance with relevant legislative and regulatory controls and ensures a safe working environment for all staff and students.

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance in recruiting talent aligned to these values in the pursuit of research excellence. We are looking for an Education Support Officer who possesses:

  • tertiary qualifications with some relevant work experience; and/or equivalent combination of relevant experience and training
  • excellent time and workload management skills with demonstrated ability to prioritise effectively, manage multiple tasks, meet deadlines and achieve required outcomes
  • experience delivering education programs, preferably in a tertiary education environment
  • experience of collaboratively assisting clinical academics with student supervision and support
  • willingness to adjust working times during peak periods and cover other staff positions temporarily as required.

About us

The Nepean Clinical School is a clinical teaching unit of the Sydney Medical School and includes Nepean Hospital and the Blue Mountains Hospital. The school coordinates the clinical education for approx. 160 medical students.

The Education Support Officer - Stage 1 and Perinatal and Women’s (PWH) and Community Rotation (CR) oversight, coordinates the clinical teaching program for Medical Students of the Nepean Clinical School, University of Sydney Medical Program, particularly in relation to Stage 1.

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth.We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across 9 campuses, we employ over 7600 academic and non-academic staff who support over 47,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

How to apply

For more information on the position and University, please view the candidate information pack available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website.  Visit and search by the reference number to apply.

Please note: visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Closing date: 11.30pm 20 May 2018

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

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