Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Paramedic Science x 4

Central Queensland University


October 18, 2022


Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Paramedic Science x 4

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Date: 16-Sep-2022

Job Location: Townsville, QLD, AU Cairns, QLD, AU Rockhampton, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity
  • 4 Positions Available – Continuing/Fixed Term, Part Time/Full Time opportunities
  • School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
  • CQUniversity Rockhampton, Townsville or Cairns
  • Total Remuneration (Lecturer – based on Full Time) – $121,363 to $144,121 pa (including cash salary of $102,554 to $121,785 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Total Remuneration (Senior Lecturer – based on Full Time) – $148,675 to $170,969 pa (including cash salary of $125,633 to $144,472 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Generous relocation packages available
  • Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

    Working at CQUniversity

    With a genuine focus on diversity and boasting one of the largest and fastest growing footprints in Australia, CQUniversity is one of the only dual-sector universities offering extensive prospects in teaching. Our School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences offers a wide range of in-demand qualifications within a cooperative and research-led environment. Take your place alongside world-renowned academic staff engaged in prominent applied research projects, clinical supervision and practice, teaching, and consulting, plus industry and community collaboration.

    Available Positions

    The Bachelor of Paramedic Science, approved by the Paramedicine Board of Australia as a qualification that leads to general registration as a paramedic, is one of CQUniversity's most popular undergraduate courses. We are currently seeking to fill the following vacancies to ensure our students continue to learn from skilled lecturers and receive the ultimate learning experience.

  • Senior Lecturer Paramedic Science – Continuing, Full Time
  • Lecturer Paramedic Science – Continuing, Full Time
  • Lecturer Paramedic Science – Continuing, Part Time (0.6FTE / 22 hrs per week)
  • Lecturer Paramedic Science – Fixed Term (until 01.03.2024), Part Time (0.5FTE / 18 hrs per week)
  • Head of Course Undergraduate Paramedic Science – Academic Role Only
  • As an academic in the Paramedic Science team, you will have access to high- profile resources and networks while playing a key role in teaching, research and scholarship and research. You will have the opportunity to shape the future of learning through innovative and real time teachings. From critical care exposure to establishing complex environments through simulation and mock trauma situations, you will craft the industry's future professionals and strengthen CQUniversity's reputation as a leading educational provider for paramedic science.

    We are also seeking a Head of Course to lead the Paramedic Science team, a geographically dispersed team of dedicated and passionate academics, across CQUniversity's Rockhampton, Townsville, and Cairns campuses. This is a great opportunity to exercise your leadership skills in the academic space and drive the strategic direction of Paramedic Science discipline at CQUniversity.

    Please indicate on your application if you would like to be considered for the Head of Course – Undergraduate Paramedic Science role in addition to the advertised positions.

    Make the move to CQUniversity

    A University that supports your professional development to no end and promotes fast academic progression, allowing you to stand out from the crowd and be truly recognised for your teaching and research contributions. Join a well-rounded, enthusiastic team and enjoy the freedom to participate in or lead research projects that are important to you.

    Why not also consider a change in scenery?

    Allow our comprehensive relocation packages to move you and your family to sunny Queensland to start the next chapter of your academic career. Take your pick from Rockhampton, offering the best of cosmopolitan living in a regional setting, or opt for a more tropical lifestyle with Townsville or Cairns. All locations offer affordable housing, quality education, innovative healthcare, a thriving cultural arts scene, and close access to the Great Barrier Reef.

    Be Rewarded
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Generous paid carers, maternity and paternity leave
  • 17% superannuation (with the choice of joining an award-winning superfund)
  • Flexible work / life balance
  • Fantastic staff professional / career development opportunities
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program
  • Position Requirements
  • Tertiary qualifications in paramedicine. A relevant PhD or working towards a PhD, or equivalent accreditation and standing, is required for a Senior Lecturer appointment.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of work experience within the field.
  • Knowledge of the scope of practice of paramedics which contributes to the development of the curriculum, teaching and assessment.
  • Teaching qualification or willingness to undertake a Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching / Education.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach and supervise undergraduate and postgraduate University paramedic science students and an ability to teach using flexible delivery systems.
  • Experience in the development and delivery of low to high-fidelity clinical simulation.
  • Demonstrated capacity to engage and network effectively with industry and community partners and stakeholders.
  • Ability to engage in research in areas of research strength is required for a Senior Lecturer appointment.
  • You will be expected to hold vaccinations in relation to the COVID-19 immunisation should your CQUniversity role require you to attend any setting/venue/event where there is a specific entry requirement for you to hold these vaccinations, as per relevant State Government directives.
  • Position Description

    For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Descriptions:

  • Lecturer - Paramedic Science
  • Senior Lecturer - Paramedic Science
  • Head of Course - Undergraduate Paramedic Science
  • Apply today for a career that changes lives

    Applications Close: 11:59pm, Tuesday, 18 October 2022

    Job Requisition ID: 2304

    Contact Details:

    Ryan Kift

    (07) 4930 6917


    When submitting your application, please include: Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position. Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.

    CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and CQUniversity's domestic and international student graduates with post-study work rights are encouraged to apply.

    Apply now »

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