Lecturer - Nutrition & Dietetics

Charles Darwin University
February 20, 2023
Offerd Salary:$108,333 – $128,087
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Continuing, full time appointment
Research Active / Teaching Focused Academic Level B Salary $108,333 – $128,087 pa
Plus 17% superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave
Casuarina Campus, NT


Provide a valuable contribution to the Nutrition & Dietetics (and related) programs across the Faculty.


About the Position
As Lecturer – Nutrition & Dietetics, your primary role will be to build the teaching and research profile within the Faculty of Health. This will require you to have professional nutrition and dietetic expertise and you will undertake independent teaching (including coordinating and supervising clinical placements) and research (for Research Active appointments).


Within this role, you will contribute to the Nutrition and Dietetics (and related) programs across the Faculty, including the development of new and innovative programs/units and will be involved in the development and teaching of units (courses) both on-campus and via flexible-modes of teaching and learning support.


About You
To be successful, you will require:

  • A degree in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Eligibility for membership with Dietitians Australia and full Accredited Practising Dietitian status
  • Experience providing Nutrition and Dietetics services to practice domains within the Dietetics program
  • The ability to work collaboratively in the development of appropriate programs to develop subjects and learning materials for online and hybrid delivery
  • High level interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Efficient time management and organisational skills
  • An interest and desire to obtain post-graduate teaching qualifications (if not already achieved)


To view the responsibilities of the role please click on the: Position Profile


Appointment to this role will be at Teaching Focused / Research Active Academic Level B. The base salary will be in the range $108,333 - $128,087 per annum. The total remuneration package will be in the range of $126,749 - $149,861 per annum including 17% superannuation.


What's in it for you?

  • An employer who values your contribution to build a bigger, better and stronger university
  • Work with a University committed to changing people's lives for the better through training, education and research
  • An enviable lifestyle within the unique and spectacular Northern Territory
  • Opportunities for professional development, paid study and career progression
  • 17% superannuation
  • 6 weeks of paid annual leave 
  • 20 weeks of paid parental leave, in addition to government payments (eligibility criteria apply)
  • Recognition of prior service with another Australian University / NT Government for Long Service Leave
  • Free on-campus parking in designated areas
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Salary Packaging opportunities


How to Apply
All applications must be received online via the 'apply' button and should include a cover letter, your resume and a response addressing the selection criteria contained within the position profile (link above).


For a confidential discussion please contact Nicole O’Reilly on 08 8946 6717 or email [email protected]     


Diversity and Inclusion
At CDU we actively celebrate our diversity. We innovate, embrace new ideas, and act with courage and kindness. We're about what we can give to the world rather than what we take, and we believe in the transformative power of education. We work hard to make sure every member of our university community feels that they truly belong. Understanding that it is through our focus on our people and leveraging our differences that will make CDU the most connected university in Australia, we are striving to ensure that our culture and our community is inclusive of all our staff, students and visitors. We are committed to maintaining a culture where everyone feels respected, safe, encouraged to speak up and supported in achieving their professional goals. Applications from First Nations people, women at all levels, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disability, neurotypical and neurodiverse people, LGBTIQ+ people, people with family and caring responsibilities and people at all stages of their careers are welcomed.


You make CDU. And we want you to be exactly who you are.  


Applications Close: Monday 20 February 2023

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