Lecturer in Sports and Recreational Management, Teaching Level B

Updated: 5 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: 21 May 2023

9 May 2023
Job Information

Research Field

Management sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
First Stage Researcher (R1)

Application Deadline

21 May 2023 - 00:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Job Status

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description
  • Based in the UniSA Business Unit at the City West campus
  • Part-time (0.6FTE), five (5) year fixed term contract
  • Salary Range: $104,838 - $123,873 pro rata per annum (plus 17% superannuation)

About the Role

The Lecturer will be responsible for delivering undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Sport and Recreation Management. They will actively contribute to all activities of UniSA Business and play a key role in scholarship through teaching and professional activities. Additionally, they will contribute to the program and course curriculum and continuously improve teaching practices across the Academic Unit. 

The Lecturer will contribute independently, and as part of a team, to support the Academic Unit's teaching and learning outcomes. They will engage in activities to maintain and develop their scholarly and/or professional activities. The successful candidate must work collaboratively and provide high-quality teaching and learning experiences for students.

About UniSA

The University of South Australia is Australia’s University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

Recognised and respected for our quality education, career outcomes and research expertise, UniSA Business  creates leaders for change and transforms modern business practice. UniSA Business prepares students for global careers, creating leaders for change whose skills and knowledge shape business, industry and policy. Our research programs are inspired by the contemporary challenges facing Australia and its region, and we share our expertise in modern business practice with partners locally and worldwide.

Core Responsibilities

  • Develop, coordinate and deliver courses on campus, offshore, online or via other appropriate methods 
  • Support the Academic Unit’s and University’s teaching and learning initiatives in ways that will enhance the student experience and ensure UniSA graduates are the preferred employees of their field 
  • Contribute to scholarly activity, independently and/or as a member of a team, which enhances scholarly teaching practice and maintains currency with the discipline/profession 
  • Create, foster and enhance links with relevant business, university and community bodies that assist the advancement of University and Academic Unit objectives 
  • Plan, review and manage resources to facilitate the Academic Unit’s teaching activities 

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Relevant doctoral degree/studies or a postgraduate qualification (at least one level higher than the program taught) and professional experience
  • Skills in contemporary teaching, learning and assessment with a demonstrated ability to undertake teaching duties including the design and preparation of teaching activities and resources
  • Current and relevant knowledge of developments in the discipline informed by continuing scholarship and/or continuing industry engagement
  • High level written and oral communication skills including demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate with team members, external parties and colleagues 
  • Demonstrated competence in using the necessary digital techniques required for effective curriculum delivery


Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities 
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17% 
  • Flexible working conditions 
  • A range of salary packaging options, including vehicle leasing, laptops and car parking fees 
  • Various on-site services available at our campuses which may include on-site gym membership 


As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.

How to Apply

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA . The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

Please address your cover letter to Emma Kelvin, Consultant: Recruitment Central. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at recruitment@unisa.edu.au  using job reference number 5176.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Sunday 21 May 2023

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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