Lecturer in Medical Communication Skills

Location
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Posted
29 May 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Jun 2018
Ref
108795
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We're proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The School of Medicine brings this to life through innovation and excellence in health research, education and service. The school offers a postgraduate medical program, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate programs and courses in public health, environmental health, health services management, First Peoples' health, academic health practice and paramedicine. Our focus is to produce graduates who, through application of knowledge and skills, are able to develop a commitment to service, teamwork, scientific inquiry and lifelong learning.

The opportunity

This position supports the school's educational mission. It contributes to the implementation of high quality learning and assessment activities in the MD program, primarily related to the D&P theme. The person appointed will also contribute to the broader mission of the school through scholarly and service activities as negotiated with their supervisor. This position is located primarily at the Sunshine Coast Health Institute site but some travel to other locations will be required. The position would suit a health or social services professional with experience of facilitating communication skills learning.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Sunshine Coast Health Institute, however travel to other campuses and sites will be required.

About you

The successful appointee will hold a bachelor's degree or PhD in a relevant discipline, or an equivalent combination of qualifications and/or experience. Your knowledge, skills and experience in facilitating the learning of communication skills, coupled with your ability to organise and coordinate a complex program of activities, will be essential.

Salary range

Lecturer, Level B: $92,511 - $109,860 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $108,239 - $128,537 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description.
    Please address the selection criteria for the level for which you are applying.
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role.
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
    • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
    • Research interests and list of publications;
    • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Obtain the position description by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position description.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that ranks among the top 3% worldwide and spans across five campuses in South East Queensland.

At Griffith, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information

For application queries, please contact Ms. Rishika Qazi, Human Resource Officer on r.qazi@griffith.edu.au

Closing date: Tuesday, 26 June 2018 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.
Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.

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