Scholarly Teaching Fellow

Charles Darwin University
January 31, 2023
Offerd Salary:$71,277 - $128,087
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2-year fixed term, full time appointment
Teaching Focused Academic Level A/B Salary – up to $128,087 pa
Plus 17% Superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave  
Casuarina Campus, Darwin 


Utilise your academic experience to teach within the Faculty of Health at CDU.


About the Position
As a Scholarly Teaching Fellow, you will teach into undergraduate programs offered in the Faculty and assist academic staff with various activities, under the direction of the Head of Nursing. This role will see you participating in the ongoing evaluation and reaccreditation process for units and courses, assessing students work and submitting grades and developing and delivering an engaging learning experience for students.   


About You
To be successful, you will require:

  • A postgraduate qualification in a relevant area or significant progress towards completion and a commitment to undertake further study in Honours/PhD at CDU
  • Current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a nurse
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of the discipline area of nursing gained through industry experience and/or scholarly activities or similar
  • Ability and willingness to contribute to unit/program resource and development within the context and requirements of a quality education provider
  • Excellent professional teamwork and communication skills, including oral, written, information communication technology (ICT) and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and use flexible/online computer-based learning materials to suit the needs of a diverse student body
  • Demonstrated commitment to applying culturally respectful, inclusive and safe practices in the workplace


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


Appointment to this role will be at Teaching Focused Academic Level A/B. The base salary will be in the range $71,277 - $128,087 per annum. The total remuneration package will be in the range of $83,394 - $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
  • Flexible working arrangements by agreement
  • 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 your resume, a 1-2 page cover letter outlining your interest in the role and a response addressing the selection criteria of the role.


For a confidential discussion please contact Professor Benjamin Tan on 08 8946 7566 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: 31 January 2023

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