Lecturer in Paramedicine

  • Australian Catholic University
  • Australia, ACT
  • Sep 12, 2020
Medicine Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Job No: 975963
Campus Location: Canberra
Functional Unit: Paramedicine (Canberra)
Work Type: Continuing full time

  • Full-time position
  • Position is based at the Canberra campus
  • Continuing position
  • Teaching focused

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is an inclusive community which welcomes students and staff of all beliefs. ACU has over 2,500 staff supporting more than 34,000 students across eight campuses – Adelaide, Ballarat, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, North Sydney, Strathfield and Rome. We've also partnered with Blacktown City Council to open a new ACU campus in Blacktown, Western Sydney, in 2021.

As valued members of our community, all staff members are expected to have an understanding of ACU's mission and values and to demonstrate an active contribution to them.

The National School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine formed in 2012 from the amalgamation of ACU's state-based Schools. It has the largest intake of nursing students in Australia.

The National School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine comprises a team of highly motivated and dedicated academic and professional staff who have built a strong teaching and learning environment as evidenced by student demand, entry levels and student course evaluation over several years

The Lecturer in Paramedicine will be accountable for high quality teaching and learning outcomes through the development, delivery and continuous improvement of lectures, tutorials and laboratory classes in core subjects in the discipline of Paramedicine at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

More specifically the role entails:

  • Developing and delivering high quality, innovative teaching informed by reflective practice
  • Contributing to the effective supervision of honours, and/or masters and/or PhD students
  • Contributing to academic administration, quality improvement, risk management and/or governance which benefit the School and University
  • Contributing to supporting students and creating supportive, inclusive learning environments through initiative or innovation in practice.

You will need to have:

  • Completed or enrolled in a higher degree (Masters or PhD) in Paramedicine or related discipline.
  • Current registration with AHPRA (as a Registered Paramedic) with no restrictions.
  • Demonstrated tertiary teaching experience in undergraduate and or post graduate units and or courses
  • Evidence of ability to show commitment with integrity to the Catholic Identity, Mission and ethos of the University.

The University pursues an excellence agenda and offers an environment where staff are welcomed and safe, and valued through development, participation and involvement.

How to Apply:

Obtain the Position Description Download File PD Lecturer in Paramedicine .pdf. Applicants are expected to address all selection criteria listed in the position description. To apply for this role click the "Apply" link below. Visit Hints and Tips on how to apply.

Total remuneration valued to $121,160 - $142,905 pa, including salary component $102,382 - $120,880 pa (Academic Level B), employer contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.

General enquiries can be sent to A/Professor Cathy Dickson, Head of School on (02) 9739 2439.

Only candidates with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.

Equal Opportunity and Privacy of personal information is University policy. For more details visit: www.acu.edu.au/careers

Applications Close: Friday 2 October 2020; 11:55pm EST

ACU is committed to diversity and social inclusion in its employment practices. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse groups are encouraged.

Advertised: 11 Sep 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 02 Oct 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time


Higher Education : Academic