Lecturer (Nursing)


Job Type:Full Time
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  • Bundoora Location
  • Full Time, Continuing Position (Part Time Considered)
  • $94,671-$112,424 + 17% Superannuation

**Our Organisation****RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences comprises three Academic Clusters (Allied Health, Applied Health, and Biomedical Sciences). We undertake teaching and research across ten disciplines: Chinese Medicine, Chiropractic, Exercise Science, Human Biosciences, Laboratory Medicine, Medical Radiations, Nursing, Osteopathy, Pharmacy and Psychology.

The Discipline of Nursing offers programs that prepare students for employment in diverse and complex healthcare environments as the teaching is underpinned by a culture of academic excellence, innovative research, clinical practice and strong community partnerships. The revised BN curriculum being launched in 2019 has a significant consumer focus with an emphasis on diversity and preparing the graduate to be industry ready.

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role & Your Responsibilities

An experienced Lecturer / Fellow is required to contribute to the teaching efforts of the School, within the Nursing discipline. More specifically, you will be responsible for conducting teaching activities within the undergraduate and postgraduate programs (if appropriate), and for maintaining and advancing scholarly, professional and research capabilities. You are expected to actively promote the RMIT nursing programs by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities. The lecturer may be required to assist with clinical placement co-ordination.

Skills & Experience Required

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in preparing and delivering courses at undergraduate and, if appropriate, postgraduate levels including online delivery. The appointee will also possess the ability to produce high quality course and program materials, undertake the role of course coordinator and contribute to undergraduate program design. You require an emerging track record of industry engagement or research excellence. Knowledge of using learning delivery systems such as CANVAS will be highly regarded. In addition, you have demonstrated professional nursing practice within the past five years and experience working within the higher education sector.

Mandatory Qualifications

Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board Australia (NMBA) as a Registered Nurse. PhD or evidence of extensive industry engagement (7 years recent experience as a registered nurse).

Please note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children check.

To Apply

To view a position description, please see below, or for further information, contact Phil Maude on +61 3 9925 7447.

Download File PD - Lecturer Nursing.pdf

Applications close on Sunday 17th March 2019.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. Appointment to this position is subject to passing a mandatory Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.**