Casual Opportunity - Clinical Educator

The University of Adelaide
February 06, 2023
Offerd Salary:$70.75
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The School of Allied Health Science and Practice seeks Expressions of Interest from registered Physiotherapists for casual clinical educator opportunities.

$70.75 per hour, plus an employer contribution of 10.5% superannuation will apply.

The University of Adelaide Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) Program is entering its third year in 2023. From the 12th June to 13th July 2023, The University of Adelaide will be conducting a five-week simulated placement experience for students before they commence to their traditional clinical placement blocks. The Simulation Clinical Placement Course consists of 20 days of simulated clinical learning over a five-week period. Each student will be involved in the management of seven different patients across 11 discrete consultations each week, totalling 55 clinical consultations over the five- week period, involving 35 different patients. The simulated clinical scenarios involve trained actors playing the role of the patient. The inpatient simulated placement experience will take place within the University's newly built 12-bed simulated hospital space, and outpatient experiences will take place within the musculoskeletal clinical teaching spaces. Experienced physiotherapists are required to facilitate and supervise these simulated learning experiences as casual clinical educators.

Physiotherapists with experience in ANY of the following areas are required:

  • Cardiorespiratory
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Neurological
  • Orthopaedics
  • Available hours range from single days, to periods of four days per week for up to five weeks. All necessary training will be provided.

    Minimum requirements:

  • Eligible to work in Australia
  • Current AHPRA Physiotherapy Registration
  • Desirable (but not essential) qualities:

  • Previous experience in educating or mentoring students/early career physiotherapists
  • Completion of a postgraduate qualification in a relevant field
  • Your faculty's broader role

    The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of eight schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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    If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

    Click on the ‘Apply Now' button to be taken through to the online application form.

    To be considered, you will need to provide the following information and documents:

  • An expression of interest, with your availability (no more than 1 page)
  • A copy of your resume / CV (no more than 2 pages)
  • Closing date: 11:55pm Monday 6 February 2023

    The University reserves the right to close this advertisement before the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

    For further information contact:

    Deb Wadham

    Lecturer, Physiotherapy

    E: [email protected]

    The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements are strongly encouraged to apply.

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