Teaching Specialist in Radiology

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Melbourne, VICTORIA
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: 15 Jun 2023

26 May 2023
Job Information

Research Field

Medical sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
First Stage Researcher (R1)

Application Deadline

15 Jun 2023 - 00:00 (UTC)
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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

Job no: 0059572
Location: Parkville
Role type: Part-time (0.1 FTE); Fixed-term for 2 years
Faculty: Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Department of Medicine and Radiology
Salary:Level C – $140,433 - $161,926 (pro rata for part-time) plus Clinical Loading of $19,605 p.a. (pro rata for part-time) plus 17% super

  • Drive the delivery and quality of a coordinated Radiology program across multiple clinical sites at the University of Melbourne.
  • Enhance teaching quality, review programs and tutors, and lead in transitioning to digital teaching formats.
  • $140,433 - $161,926 plus Clinical Loading of $19,605 p.a. (pro rata), plus 17% super, and benefits!

About the Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Specialist to make a significant impact on the Radiology teaching programme at the University of Melbourne. As a key member of the team, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the delivery and enhancement of a coordinated Radiology programme across multiple clinical sites. You will play a crucial role in measuring and improving the quality of teaching, reviewing existing programs and tutors, and ensuring a seamless transition to a digital format. Additionally, you may have the chance to deputize for the Head of Teaching and Learning, providing valuable leadership experience. Join our dynamic team and be part of shaping the future of Radiology education at a prestigious institution like the University of Melbourne.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist in maintaining the quality and delivery of the Undergraduate and MD Radiology teaching programs.
  • Contribute to the review and restructuring of Radiology teaching programs to ensure updated digital teaching and examining methods.
  • Advise on and manage infrastructure changes required for the implementation of digital teaching and examining.
  • Provide leadership in Radiology teaching within the University and affiliated institutions, contributing to strategic planning and policy decision making processes.

Who We Are Looking For

You are an exceptional candidate with strong leadership skills, proven ability to build successful partnerships, and maintain stakeholder relationships. Your extensive clinical experience in Radiology, excellent communication skills, and willingness to contribute to academic standards and policy through committee representation demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the field.

You will also have:

  • A medical qualification, registrable in the state of Victoria
  • Radiology specialist qualification FRANZCR or equivalent Sustained record of excellence in teaching practice and a strong record of involvement in undergraduate and postgraduate clinical education
  • Commitment to the highest standards of Radiology teaching and learning with an ability to further develop student radiology teaching
  • Proven contribution to academic, institutional and public life through active participation in professional associations

For further information regarding responsibilities and requirements, please refer to the attached PD.

This position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check to ensure the University provides a safe environment for everyone.

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. This role requires current valid work rights for Australia.

Your New Team – “ Department of Radiology “

The Department of Radiology at the Melbourne Medical School is a unique and vital component of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences. Our department takes pride in its responsibility for undergraduate radiology teaching across all Clinical Schools of The University of Melbourne. Additionally, we play a crucial role in providing postgraduate training programs in radiology throughout Victoria. As a self-funded department, we are dedicated to ensuring the highest standards of education and training. Led by Professor Patricia Desmond, our team comprises a dedicated group of academic and professional staff who are committed to excellence in radiology education. Join us to make a meaningful impact in the field of radiology, contribute to the development of future healthcare professionals, and be part of a supportive and collaborative department within a prestigious institution like The University of Melbourne.

What We Offer You!

In addition, we offer the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community and enjoy a range of benefits, including generous leave provisions, salary packaging, health and well-being services and discounts on graduate courses. For more information, check out our benefits  page!

About the University of Melbourne

We’re tightly connected with the community, both at home and abroad. We take pride in our people, who all contribute to our mission to benefit society through the transformative impact of education and research. Discover more via our website  and stay connected with our stories and people on LinkedIn .

Be Yourself

We value the unique backgrounds, experiences and contributions that each person brings to our community. For more information, please visit our Diversity and Inclusion  page.

We encourage and welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds.

We are dedicated to ensuring barrier-free and inclusive practices to recruit the most talented candidates. If you require any reasonable adjustments with the recruitment process, please contact us at hr-talent@unimelb.edu.au .

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We recognise that reconciliation is central to our purpose. For more information, please visit our Reconciliation  page.

Join Us!

If you feel this role is right for you, please apply with the following documents: 

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter outlining your interest and experience

Please note that you are not required to respond to the selection criteria in the Position Description.

Applications close: 15 June 2023 11:55 PM Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

Position Description:  0059572_Radiology Teaching Specialist_PD.pdf

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