EOI - Casual Sessional Academic and Practicum Supervisor - Faculty of Humanities

Curtin University of Technology
December 20, 2023
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Job Reference: 1106033

Your new role Curtin University welcomes expressions of interest from academics and industry professionals seeking an opportunity to work in our Initial Teacher Education (ITE) program within the School of Education.

As a sessional academic you will contribute to the teaching effort of the school by preparing and conducting workshops, tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations and sessions, as well as mark assessments and undertake other activities, as required, in relation to the assessment of students' work. In most circumstances, you will work as a member of a teaching team under the management of a unit coordinator. To be successful in this role, applicants should have a Master's degree in a relevant field and/or allied training and a minimum of 3+ years of relevant industry experience in Australian Education contexts.

Additionally, we are looking for practicum supervisors (in WA only) to mentor pre-service teachers on their practicum placements, including their final internship in schools. You will be required to provide appropriate mentorship and feedback to the pre-service teacher and liaise with mentor teachers, schools and the professional experience team. To be successful in this role, applicants should have a minimum Bachelor degree in a relevant field and/or allied training and a minimum of 5+ years of relevant industry experience in Australian Education contexts. Must be located in Western Australia.

We are looking for people with:

  • A passion for teaching and mentoring
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and time management skills
  • The ability to work independently and demonstrated organisational skills to meet deadlines
  • Classes in the ITE program are delivered across multiple study periods and semesters in both face-to-face at our Bentley campus and online.

    Please note you will require current work rights in Australia to be considered for this role and must have a Working with Children.

    To learn more about this opportunity, please contact [email protected]

    About us The ITE program sits within the School of Education in the Faculty of Humanities that provides undergraduate, postgraduate, Asian Languages & Applied Linguistics pathways.

    Curtin University is one of the world's top 200 universities according to the 2023 QS World University Rankings. We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, a friendly and collaborative work environment, flexible working arrangements, and salary-packaging. Our vibrant campus includes an art gallery, gym, childcare and medical centre, and a wide range of food options including a supermarket.

    For more information about our university, please visit www. curtin.edu.au

    Join us! Your application should include your CV using the template provided and enough detail in your cover letter to allow us to assess your suitability for the role. We include templates to support guiding candidates with the type of information that we require.

    Please copy and paste the following link into your web browser to download and complete the CV template. If you could then please save your completed CV template as a pdf file and upload this into the CV field of your application.

    https: // cloudstor.aarnet.edu.au/plus/s/ifQ9ehHDbMj3dR6

    To view a copy of the generic Casual Academic Role Statement, please copy and paste the following link into your web browser.

    https: // cloudstor.aarnet.edu.au/plus/s/X0HSu0St1kX44sg Applications close: Friday 1st of December 2023.

    Applicants should note that prior to appointment, you will need to have a current National Police Records check, undergo character, integrity, and reference checks. Please note that this position may be subject to a WA state government vaccination mandate. If requested, you will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status prior to employment.

    If you have any queries in relation to this application process, please contact our careers team on 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1). Acknowledgement of Country Curtin University would like to pay our respect to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander members of our community by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which the Bentley Campus is located, the Whadjuk people of the Nyungar Nation; and on our Kalgoorlie Campus, the Wongutha people of the North-Eastern Goldfields. Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.

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