Ref 6406/22 Associate Lecturer, Physiotherapy, Neurological, School of Health Sciences

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Campbelltown, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 04 Dec 2022

  • Campbelltown campus
  • Remuneration: $100,686 to $121,646 p.a.
  • Full-Time, Fixed-Term position until 16 February 2024

Full-Time, Fixed-Term position until 16 February 2024 (maternity leave replacement)
Campbelltown campus

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The School of Health Sciences is educating tomorrow's graduates in an environment that is contemporary, challenging, and adaptive to a rapidly evolving world. Our teaching programs are intrinsically interdisciplinary, and cover a broad range of professional and other disciplines in the clinical and non-clinical health sciences. These areas are underpinned by a strong focus on research and research led teaching, which often involves partnerships with a range of external organisations. Our programs include undergraduate degrees, Honours degrees, coursework Masters programs, and higher degree research programs (Masters and PhD).

About you and the role 
We are seeking a forward thinking, dynamic, and innovative scholar to take on a role in Physiotherapy at the level of Associate Lecturer (Level A) to contribute to our undergraduate and postgraduate programs in this area. The successful applicant will have expertise and experience in Neurological Physiotherapy and related areas, and the ability to teach into a range of physiotherapy and related areas.  

In this position you will be expected to be involved in a range of academic activities including the coordination and teaching of subjects in the Physiotherapy program. The appointee will work closely with research and teaching staff in the School of Health Sciences and will be encouraged to develop collaborations across the wider University. The appointee will also be required to foster relevant relationships external to the University

The position is based at the Campbelltown campus but multi-campus activities requiring travel between campuses may be required. 

Benefits and perks

Remuneration Package: 
Remuneration Package: Academic Level A $100,686 to $121,646 p.a. (comprising Salary of $85,081 to $102,792 p.a., plus Superannuation and Leave Loading)

Salary Packaging options and many other benefits.

For further information on this position, please read the attached Candidate Brief. 

Position Enquiries: Dr Clarice Tang, Director of Physiotherapy Program, School of Health Sciences, email

Recruitment Enquiries: The Recruitment Team can be contacted 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday via email

Closing Date: 8:30pm, Sunday 4 December 2022.

Work rights for Australia
Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. You must provide evidence of your working rights in Australia at time of application. 

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