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Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 12 Apr 2019

Job no:501975
Work type:Fixed term - Full-time
Categories:Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, Level A

(Level A) $68,912 - $92,796 per annum plus an employer contribution of of 9.5% superannuation will apply.

Fixed term position for 12 months

The Associate Lecturer will facilitate student learning in both the University setting and whilst on clinical placement in a range of health care settings.

An understanding of contemporary issues in nursing and healthcare and a sound knowledge of education and adult learning principles is required. Effective skills in communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation are a large aspect of this position. Aspects of teaching able to be undertaken within this role include teaching in the skills laboratory, small group facilitation and presentation of lecture material.

This clinical position as an Associate Lecturer is integral to the development of the nursing workforce.

The Associate Lecturers work as a team to foster and develop student nurses both on placement and in the academic arena with the aim to ensure students are job ready. An important aspect of the role is the enhancement of both current and new relationships between industry and the University to enable supported learning opportunities for the student. There is opportunity for involvement in research and/or career progression academically.

This role will require frequent travel to other campuses and health departments.

To be successful you will need:

  • To hold an unrestricted practicing certificate with AHPRA to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • A Bachelor of Nursing and post graduate qualifications in nursing and/or education
  • Demonstration of commitment to student centred learning
  • Experience in managing small and large group teaching
  • A proven record of effective team work and communication across diverse health care settings

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 Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of five schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close 11.55 pm, 12 April 2019

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Dr Tammy Page
Pre Registration Program Coordinator, Lecturer, Adelaide Nursing School
P: +61 (08) 8313 1225

For application related queries, contact:
Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences HR

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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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