Based in UniSA Justice & Society at the Magill campus
Full-time, continuing position
Commencement Salary: $74,385 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
About the Role
The position of Lecturer: Social Work & Human Services is responsible for the
development, delivery, and coordination of courses within the undergraduate
and postgraduate programs in social work and human services
You will contribute independently and as part of a team to support the
Academic Unit's teaching and research outcomes and to carry out activities to
maintain and develop their scholarly, research and/or professional activities.
The position of Lecturer: Social Work & Human Services (Academic Level A) is
a balanced 40:40:20 position, of 40% teaching, 40% research/scholarship and
20% administrative activities.
The University of South Australia is Australia's University of Enterprise. Our
culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to
academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban
professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and
respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new
knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.
About UniSA Justice & Society
Developing new knowledge and multi-disciplinary solutions to some of society's
most pressing issues, UniSA Justice & Society offers a wide range of programs
and conducts world-class research in the fields of law, psychology, social
work, human services and social sciences.
UniSA Justice & Society combines complementary disciplines that target areas
of critical social need, including psychology, law, social work, human
services, arts, and Aboriginal and Australian studies.
Our multidisciplinary research explores the connections between these areas,
with a focus on transformative solutions. Our relationships with industry and
government bodies lead to improved public policy, community development, and
social and economic outcomes.
Develop, coordinate and deliver courses in a range of areas including the
design and delivery of courses for on campus and online modalities
Work collaboratively and reciprocally with staff across the University and
relevant partner organisations to ensure that courses contain quality
content and represent contemporary practice and theory
Support academic leadership to promote the Academic Unit's teaching and
Enhance the research profile of the Academic Unit by contributing to
research and scholarly activity relevant to social work and human services
Essential Skills and Experience
Under-graduate or post-graduate qualification aligned with Social Work and
Demonstrated capacity and commitment to high quality, flexible teaching
and learning outcomes, in both traditional and contemporary modes of
A developing research record and experience in the preparation of research
Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its
staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:
Access to great personal development opportunities
Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
Flexible working conditions
Employee assistance and development programs
A range of salary packaging options, including vehicle leasing, laptops
and car parking fees
A variety of leave arrangements
As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture,
one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are
creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and
enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging
environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we
How to Apply
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UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria
that you need to address.
Please address your cover letter to Sara Heidrich, Recruitment Consultant.
For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please
contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at
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Applications close: 11.30pm Monday 3 October 2022
Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent
residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term
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