Lecturer in Health Professions Education

University of Western Australia School of Allied Health

Lecturer (Health Professions Education)

Job no: 505677
Work type: part time
Location: Crawley
Categories: Health and Medical Sciences

School of Allied Health

Health Professions Education

  • An opportunity to assist in the management and coordination of postgraduate courses offered by the Division of Health Professions Education
  • 12 month fixed-term appointment on a part-time (0.8FTE) basis
  • Salary: Level B: $100,374 - $118,776 per annum plus superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.  With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About us

Our division of Health Professions Education provides undergraduate education in health humanities and offers postgraduate health professionals a unique pathway to become qualified in teaching, course design, leading and implementing educational change, and conducting research in education as health professionals.

The division has considerable expertise and experience in designing and delivering tailor-made programs and intensive short courses, aimed at teaching health professionals and leaders in the health education sector. Our courses can be delivered both face to face and online.

About the opportunity

As the successful appointing, you will focus on coordinating and teaching units in Health Professions Education, undertaking educational research, supervising research students and assisting in the promotion of the courses and Division.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Qualification as a Health Professional
  • A higher degree by research
  • Demonstrated experience and skills in coordination and teaching in health professions education
  • Research and publication track record commensurate with opportunity
  • Ability to supervise postgraduate research students
  • Demonstrated skills working in a team environment

Full details of the position responsibilities are outlined in the position description.  

In preparing your application, you are asked to submit a cover letter, address the selection criteria in the position description and upload your CV along with copies of your education certificates.

Please see the position description prior to applying: Download File 505677.pdf

Closing date:  Wednesday, 10 February 2021

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.

  • We have child friendly areas on campus, including childcare facilities. Flexible work arrangements, part-time hours and job sharing will all be considered.
  • UWA has been awarded Platinum Employer Status for being a Top Ten Employer for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2019).
  • UWA has also been awarded Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation in 2020.

Advertised: 12 Jan 2021 W. Australia Standard Time

Applications close: 10 Feb 2021 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time