Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Last updated one month ago
Location:Gosford, Wyong
Job Type:Contract/Temp

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (4395)

  • Full time | Fixed term for 3 years
  • Contribute to the development of the Joint Medical Program (JMP) and other academic roles within the School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Receive an Honorary appointment in Obstetrics and Gynaecology within CCLHD

Contribute to the development of the Joint Medical Program (JMP) through teaching & research, participation in program leadership roles & undertaking innovative programs in research & medical education

Look to the future

The University of Newcastle stands as a global leader distinguished by a commitment to equity and excellence. Our vision is to be a world-leading University for our regions and creating a better future for our regions and the globe. Underpinned by this vision are our values of excellence, equity, engagement and sustainability. 

When we look ahead, we are motivated by the opportunities we see. We are driven by the challenges we need to solve. And we are stirred by the future we can imagine. 

Be challenged and imagine with us

Our mission is to make a positive difference to the health of people on the Central Coast and in the Hunter, Australia, and worldwide, by being at the forefront of Australian medical and public health education and research for the 21st century.

The School of Medicine and Public Health is the largest of four Schools within the Faculty of Health and Medicine. The School's educational strengths are the Doctor of Medicine – Joint Medical Program (MD-JMP) and postgraduate programs in public health. The School also has a strong research focus and works closely with the CCLHD to promote health research focussed on population needs and health services within this locality. The research and educational programs have robust international links and opportunities, and the potential for growth of interprofessional learning and research. The CCCS is core to the Joint Medical Program, coordinating clinical teaching and supervision for medical students across key clinical Disciplines in hospital, community and primary care settings. From 2020 it is anticipated that students will be placed at the CCCS across all five years of the curriculum.

With strong links to the Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and related research centres within the University of Newcastle (Mothers and Babies Research Centre and PRC for Reproductive Science), this position is based across the Central Coast Clinical School (CCCS) of the Joint Medical Program (JMP) located at Gosford and Wyong Hospitals, teaching hospitals for the Central Coast Local Health District (CCLHD) and the University of Newcastle.

How will you inspire us?

Contributing towards three domains of academic work within the School of Medicine and Public Health: Research and Innovation, Teaching and Learning, and Service and Engagement, you will be responsible for the teaching and assessment of undergraduate medical students, while contributing to the development of the new Joint Medical Program (JMP) through teaching and research, participation in program leadership roles and undertaking innovative programs in research and medical education.

As a key member of an academic team, you will work collaboratively with the Clinical Dean at CCCS to achieve growth and sustainability of research and medical education programs and to foster a strong partnership with CCLHD.

For additional information on the position contact Prof. Brian Kelly on +61 2 4921 7776 / brian.kelly@newcastle.edu.au

For a full job description including the essential criteria, visit https://www.newcastle.edu.au/about-uon/jobs-at-uon/job-vacancies.

Closing date: Sunday, 20 September 2020

Why commit to us?

The successful applicant will be offered an Honorary appointment in Obstetrics and Gynaecology within CCLHD, which provides health services to the local government area extending north from the Hawkesbury River to the southern shore of Lake Macquarie and west to Wiseman’s Ferry. Services include acute, subacute, and ambulatory healthcare, in collaboration with Primary and Community Care Services.

The remuneration for this position is as follows:

Academic Level B - $99,213 to $117,817 + 17% Superannuation

Academic Level C - $121,536 to $140,141 + 17% Superannuation

Learn about our employee benefits at https://www.newcastle.edu.au/about-uon/jobs-at-uon/benefits-at-a-glance

Let’s create this future together. Here’s how to join:

Click on 'Apply for this job'. Your application will be assessed on essential criteria. Read all information about the role so you understand what is required. In addition:

  • Follow all directions and complete all necessary fields of the application; and
  • In addressing the essential criteria clearly demonstrate how your skills and experience meet each point (maximum of four pages).

Applications for this position will only be accepted from those with Australian residency or a valid work permit.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

We are excited to be Looking Ahead with you.