Lecturer in Midwifery

  • University of Canberra
  • Australia, ACT
  • Jul 22, 2021

Job Description:

The University of Canberra is a dynamic university with great ambition. The University partners with government, business and industry locally and internationally to challenge the status quo through the pursuit of best practice in teaching, learning and research. UC’s place-based identity ensures that it exists to serve Australia’s capital community and its surrounding region with a strong impact on the nation. The university’s continued success has resulted in UC being recognised as number one in the world for our activities aimed at reducing inequalities in the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings (2021), and as Australia’s fastest rising university and one of the fastest rising in the world in the most recent QS Rankings, 2021.

The Discipline Midwifery at University of Canberra invites outstanding academics to join our world class education and research team. Working as part of the innovative Faculty of Health, you will have the opportunity and be committed to making a significant contribution to the advancement of knowledge in your profession.

The successful applicant will be expected to make contributions to the undergraduate and/or postgraduate teaching and research in the Discipline of Midwifery. This is your opportunity to join a well-established collegial team where you will be set up for success in a kind and respectful working environment.

You will be known for your experience in teaching, student focused approach and passion to help shape the next generation of Midwives. You will hold a master’s degree or equivalent to master’s level qualification, have or be working towards a PhD and be a Registered Midwife in Australia without conditions.

In return, the University is an Equal Opportunity employer offering excellent conditions and benefits such as flexible, family-friendly policies, on site gym, on site medical services, a supermarket and childcare facilities.

The University of Canberra 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.

To be considered for this position your application must include your resume demonstrating your skills and experience in line with the key capabilities outlined in the position description. That’s right, we are only asking for your CV at this stage, no other documentation will be considered at application stage.

If you are initially shortlisted, you may be asked to complete an online one-way video interview through a platform called Sonru. There will be a list of pre-set questions that will need to be answered within a stipulated time.

Working Rights: Applicants who wish to apply for this position should have valid working rights or eligibility to obtain a work visa for Australia.

For job specific information: please contact Sally Muggleton, Discipline Lead in Midwifery on 0438 860 874 or via email at [email protected]

Recruitment and application questions: please contact the Recruitment team on 02 6206 3867 or email [email protected]

Closing Date: 11.55pm, Tuesday 3rd August 2021