Lecturer, Education

at James Cook University

What you can achieve

Focusing on sociology of education, including Indigenous education you will create, establish and facilitate learning experiences and strategies to support inclusive and engaging student-centred learning environments. This will involve designing, developing and co-ordinating subject curriculum and assessment activities.

What you can bring

With a combination of a PhD in Education, a teaching qualification and eligibility for registration with the Queensland College of Teachers you’ll bring a track record of demonstrated successful teaching experience in school settings.

You will contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programs in the area of sociology of education and which may include Indigenous education, within the areas of early childhood, primary and/or secondary education.

As a team player, you have proven research outcomes and publications and are comfortable engaging with schools, community agencies and professional bodies. Your effective communication and interpersonal skills will ensure your success in this rewarding role. Experience in online or blended delivery modes and teaching in the higher education sector would also be highly regarded.

Why is JCU right for you?

Consistently ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU is one of the world’s leading institutions focusing on the tropics and offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.

We support our people through the provision of: • generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions • ongoing professional and career development • five weeks annual recreation leave • attractive options for salary packaging • well-equipped, modern facilities • balance of work and life so you can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle that supports a diverse range of leisure and sporting interests

Vacancy Number: 16862 Applications close Wednesday 23 September 2019

How to Apply for this job

If you are an established academic looking to contribute to this valuable area of our University please obtain further information and apply via the JCU website by clicking ‘apply for this job’ below.

Townsville Queensland Australia

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