Senior Lecturer, Secondary Education

null, Victoria, au
Company: Federation University Australia
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-07-30 06:19:05
  • School of Education – Mt Helen Campus
  • Full-time, continuing appointment
  • Academic Level C - $121,801 p.a. plus 17% superannuation
  • School of Education 

    The School of Education offers qualifications from associate degree through to postgraduate levels in initial teacher education (early childhood, primary, secondary and vocational education and training), sport, physical and outdoor education, as well as a range of pathway programmes (FAST, EAP, ELS) which support students across the university and partner providers. Our courses operate from campuses at Mt Helen, Berwick, Horsham and Churchill and in partnership with community education providers, schools and partner providers across Victoria, interstate and internationally.

    About the role

    Contribute to the development of courses and to the School’s research and administration functions in Secondary Education.

    You will:

  • provide leadership in developing, teaching, coordinating, and moderating courses;
  • undertake teaching and assessment of students within secondary education;
  • supervise students undertaking project courses and research higher degrees;
  • make a significant contribution to research activities; and
  • participate in team projects and various committee meetings as required.
  • About you

    To be considered for this position, you will have demonstrated:

  • commitment to and enthusiasm for teaching and learning;
  • knowledge and experience in pedagogies for secondary teaching, learning and behaviour management in secondary classrooms and/or literacy and the teaching of English in secondary schools;
  • a good teaching record;
  • record of research at an international level;
  • capacity to supervise postgraduate students; and
  • capacity to work independently, as well as part of a team.
  • Please note that applications will be prioritised for those with current working rights in Australia and who are not affected by travel restrictions.

    Please see the latest updates to Australia’s immigration and border arrangements during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak: https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/

    How to apply

    Please apply by Sunday, 1 August 2021.

    Applicants are required to address the Key Selection Criteria, in addition to a resume. To view the Position Description, please click here: 850625.pdf

    If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please email the Recruitment team or phone 03 5327 9756. Our position descriptions also list a contact person for job specific enquiries.

    All University positions delivering education and/or services to children must hold a valid Working With Children Check (WWCC). Please refer to the position description for WWCC requirements.

    At Federation University Australia we value diversity, embrace difference and nurture a connected, safe and respectful community. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people of all cultures, abilities, sexualities and genders. Should you require additional support please email Elizabeth Spark, our Diversity and Inclusion Partner.

    Find out more about our Aboriginal and Torres Islander Employment Strategy. For support or queries relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment please email Lisa Pickering, our Associate Director, Organisational Development and Performance.

    A workplace for remarkable people

    For almost 150 years we have been reaching out to new communities, steadily building a generation of independent thinkers united in the knowledge that they are greater together.
    We are committed to attracting, retaining and developing the best talent in the regions in which we operate. From our academic and research staff to those working in student experience, we are all part of a collaborative culture that inspires the highest levels of excellence, innovation, integrity and respect. We are proud of our SAGE Athena SWAN Bronze accreditation in 2019 for recognising our commitment to advancing the careers of women, trans and gender diverse individuals in STEM disciplines in higher education and research.

    What we offer

    You will be able to take advantage of our UniSports Health and Fitness Centre in Mt Helen, in addition to benefits such as purchased leave, flexible work options, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare (Mt Helen and Gippsland), discounted private health insurance, affordable parking, wellness programs, professional development programs and many other benefits. For further information visit our leave and work-life balance web page.

    For more information on a career with us, please visit our website or let our staff tell you more.

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