Lecturer in Veterinary Technology

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Australia Square, NEW SOUTH WALES
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 07 Mar 2021

Job no:504998
Work type:Fixed term - Full-time
Campus:Regional South Australia
Categories:Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Level B

(Level B) $99,441 to $117,627 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

The University of Adelaide Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021 will apply to a successful candidate’s employment at the University. The University recently temporarily varied its Enterprise Agreement. Please be advised that the salary range, along with other conditions associated with this position, may change in accordance with the variation to the Enterprise Agreement.

3 year fixed-term contract available with possibility to be made continuing 

The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Veterinary Technology with experience in undergraduate learning and teaching. The appointee will provide teaching and course coordination across multiple courses including internal clinical placement within the Veterinary Technology program. The role will include course development in the case of new courses, along with the introduction of innovative approaches to teaching at all undergraduate levels.

To be successful you will need:

  • An undergraduate degree in Veterinary Technology, Veterinary Science or equivalent.
  • Strong familiarity through work experience in the practice of veterinary technology, veterinary nursing or veterinary science including at least three years of clinical or practical experience in a relevant field.
  • Demonstrated ability to liaise effectively with a wide range of stakeholders in the veterinary and allied professions.
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to the delivery and assessment of courses in an undergraduate program in Veterinary Technology.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with strong interpersonal skills and the demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of teaching and research teams.

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 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 integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. 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.

To support our staff and students in their academic lives, the University has a range of programs available including: 

  • A variety of flexible working arrangements
  • Support to staff with caring responsibilities to participate in conferences, workshops, field trips and other approved work-related travel
  • Research support schemes designed to support female academics to enhance and promote their career
  • Childcare facilities
  • Women’s professional development network opportunities

In addition, we offer salary packaging; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your Faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Sciences brings together different strands of science and staff from around the world to lead world-class research. Our transformative work informs our teaching and allows our students to use science to tackle some of the biggest challenges our world is facing. In fact, our researchers have made vital contributions to game-changing inventions throughout history, including x-ray crystallography, insulin and penicillin.

Our campuses are home to several co-located industry partners, affiliated researchers and research institutes of international significance. This innovative community gives students the unique opportunity to gain practical knowledge through participation in ongoing national and international research projects, and supports researchers with a rich network for collaboration and partnership.

We proudly support gender and cultural diversity and are passionate about creating a more vibrant and enriching community of staff and students.

Learn more at: https://sciences.adelaide.edu.au/

Your School's broader role

The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides world-class, outcome-based education and training of animal and veterinary scientists in a research environment.

Based at the Roseworthy Campus, 50km north of the Adelaide CBD and minutes from Gawler, the school is offering a new undergraduate program in Veterinary Technology with the first intake of students having commenced in 2020.

The program is run by a dedicated team and provides gold standard patient care in purpose built facilities to produce the best learning experience for our students.

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. Applications close 11:55pm, 7 March 2021

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Dr Rachel Norris
Head, Department of Animal and Veterinary Bioscience
School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences
P: +61 (8) 8313 7901
E: rachel.norris@adelaide.edu.au

For a confidential discussion regarding the recruitment process for this position, contact:

Mr Bill Savas
HR Coordinator, Faculty of Sciences
E: scienceshr@adelaide.edu.au

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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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