Learning Adviser

Canberra, Australia
13 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Sep 2018
Contract Type

Classification: ANU Officer 8 (Administration)
Salary package: $ 97,812 -  $104,717 per annum plus 17% superannuation 
Terms: Continuing, full time and part-time opportunities available

Position overview

Do you have experience supporting students to develop core study and writing skills essential to their learning and success, a passion for teaching in higher education, and a broad understanding of the higher education student experience? We are seeking a Learning Adviser to join our team of professional staff and contribute to student learning at ANU.

Working with our friendly and enthusiastic team, you will use your well-developed communication and interpersonal skills to help a diverse and engaged cohort of ANU students to develop academic literacies. Your teaching will include one-to-one and group teaching, alongside ongoing learning resource development. You will collaborate closely with academic and professional colleagues to embed academic literacy support within disciplinary contexts. You will have the opportunity to lead and contribute to projects and to carry out research in the area of academic language and learning.

The Academic Skills and Learning Centre is a central support service, part of the Division of Student Life. We are dedicated to empowering students to become effective members of their scholarly community. As a central support service, the ASLC is a touchpoint for shaping university wide approaches to academic literacies. Using evidence-based teaching and learning approaches, the ASLC specialises in fostering the development of fundamental academic literacies within disciplinary contexts.

If after reading the position description you need more information about whether your qualifications and experience align with this position please use the contact information below.

For more information, please contact Tess Snowball (Manager) T: 02 6125 2972 E: tess.snowball@anu.edu.au 

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on indigenous.employment@anu.edu.au 

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.

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