Senior Lecturer, Family Therapy – First Nations and Mainstream

The Bouverie Centre – La Trobe University

Job description

  • Part Time, 0.8 FTE or 4 days per week
  • Continuing
  • Teaching Focussed position
  • Located at the Bouverie Centre in Brunswick with free parking
  • $122,297 – $140,478 Pro Rata + 17% Superannuation
This Level C Senior Lecturer (Teaching Focussed) position centrally involves course and subject coordination, including delivering existing curriculum and further developing curriculum as needed, teaching, and providing support and supervision of students undertaking our Graduate Certificate in Family Therapy: First Nations program. The Level C Senior Lecturer will also be involved in curriculum development and contributing to lecturing in the Master of Clinical Family Therapy, and will undertake other scholarly work relevant to the development of this discipline and the students’ professional fields.An academic at this level will normally play a major role, or provide a significant degree of leadership in scholarly or professional activities relevant to the profession, and will make a significant contribution to the discipline at the national level. To be considered for this position, you will have:

  • PhD degree or completion of a postgraduate qualification in a discipline relevant to Family Therapy, with subsequent professional work experience; or completion of an equivalent level of training and professional practice experience
  • Record of achievement as a Family Therapy practitioner, including eligibility for Supervisor Accreditation (Clinical Member) with the Australian Association of Family Therapy.
  • Demonstrated strong connections with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
  • Effectiveness in teaching and curriculum development, with a commitment to excellence in teaching

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