Casual Academic Opportunities within the School of Education

Updated: about 20 hours ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: Temporary
Deadline: ;

The University of Adelaide’s School of Education seeks expressions of interest for casual academic vacancies. 

Casual academics are needed to teach in undergraduate and postgraduate education courses, may be employed to deliver tutorials and workshops, marking, supervise postgraduate students research, or as University Liaisons who support students on placement in schools.  Applicants must have teaching/leadership experience in middle and/or secondary Australian school and a contemporary understanding of learning theory, knowledge of the Australian curriculum, SACE and be competent using technology

To be successful you will need: 

  • A PhD or equivalent in education.
  • A valid Working With Children Check.
  • Teaching/leadership experience in middle and/or secondary Australian schools.
  • Teachers' Registration.
  • A contemporary understanding of learning theory, knowledge of the Australian curriculum, SACE and be competent using technology.

This position requires a valid Working with Children Check

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Arts is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership in a diverse range of disciplines clustered around the arts, humanities and social sciences. It currently serves the needs of around 5000 enrolled students, many graduates going on to become leading politicians, policy makers, historians, curators, musicians and writers.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. 

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Vanessa Gicasvili
Business Manager, School of Education, Faculty of Arts
P: +61 (8) 8313 5831

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

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