Casual Academic Opportunities - Technology Education Centre

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: Temporary
Deadline: 26 Jun 2022

Job no:509522
Work type:Casual
Categories:Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology

The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology is a thriving centre of learning, teaching and research in a vast range of engineering disciplines, computer science - including machine learning, high-level mathematics and architecture, planning and landscape architecture. Many of its academic staff are world leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers

The Technology Education Centre (TEC) brings together teaching and technology experts from across the Faculty to deliver cross-disciplinary and domain-facing undergraduate and postgraduate courses and programs. The Centre has a focus on helping to define new levels of best practice and leading pedagogy uplift across the Faculty as well as breaking down traditional disciplinary silos. The Centre’s educational scope includes transferrable professional capabilities such as communication, design, project management as well as digital and systems engineering. It delivers cross-Faculty courses within this scope and is also responsible for coordination of the Bachelor of Engineering - Flexible Entry and Bachelor of Engineering - Pathway programs as well as the Bachelor of Technology (Defence Industries). The nature of the TEC’s activities creates a unique opportunity to work with passionate educators from across the Faculty’s diverse disciplines for like-minded casual staff.

We are seeking dedicated and passionate casual staff to assist with the delivery of our Semester 2 undergraduate and postgraduate courses, commencing 25 July 2022.

Application process:

  • View the current courses available for casual work.
  • Ensure you meet the essential criteria:
    • Possess an eligible Australian work visa*

    *Please note: Prospective employees are required to provide evidence of their Australian citizenship or working rights.

    • As a minimum requirement applicant will need to have completed a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or be enrolled in their final year of a 4-year honours program such as a Bachelor of Engineering Honours degree
  • Consider the desired criteria:
    • Conferral of an Australian Qualifications Framework  + 1 (AQF+1) qualification in a relevant field
    • Previous experience with casual work within the School or Faculty
    • Demonstrated ability to educate and mentor students
    • Evidence of good student feedback in student evaluations
    • Evidence of good feedback from course coordinators
  • To apply for the above opportunities, please click on the ‘Apply’ button below and include the following:
  • Provide the required information
  • Attach your resume/CV
  • Attach a cover letter summarising how you believe your knowledge, skills and experience will meet the requirements to provide exceptional Academic Teaching Support for the TEC.
  • Please note there are limited opportunities available. The University may be required to change teaching modes on short notice. There may be restrictions on face to face interactions with students and staff. These possible conditions may change the casual teaching support required

    Term of position: 25 July – 30 December 2022

    If you require further information please email Vanessa Gicasvili  

    Closing date: 11:55pm, 26 June 2022

    The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply

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