WW6505 - Pathophysiology - Casual Facilitator - (Casual) - La Trobe University Sydney Campus, Sydney, NSW


La Trobe University Sydney Campus is operated by Navitas on behalf of La Trobe University, offering Foundation Studies, Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses. The Sydney campus is a state-of-the-arts facility under a renewed ten year agreement between Navitas and La Trobe University.

La Trobe University Sydney campus is looking for suitably qualified sessional teaching staff to teach in the following areas:

Pathophysiology (undergraduate program)

Pathophysiology is taught using a blended learning mode of teaching and learning in alignment with the University’s Digital Learning Strategy. The College is committed to developing and retaining the best possible teaching staff. The College is seeking to recruit an experienced and dynamic teaching staff member. The staff member will not have coordination or significant administration responsibilities but will be expected to provide academic support to second year undergraduate students in this subject.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate pre-designed workshops for a small student cohort using evidence-based pedagogies, under the guidance of the Subject Co-ordinator.
  • Mark assessments and undertake academic administration connected with the subject in which the academic teaches.
  • Attend meetings associated with the subject (i.e., induction, teaching team, marking moderation) and professional development courses provided by the University.
  • Undertake other duties commensurate with the classification and scope of duties of the position as required by the Subject Co-ordinator.


Essential:

  • Completion of a Bachelor and Honours degree, or postgraduate qualification with there being a significant pathophysiologic component present in the individual’s undergraduate degree.
  • High level oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in undergraduate university teaching in human pathophysiology.
  • Demonstrated understanding of effective teaching methods and pedagogies.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member with people from diverse backgrounds in a collaborative and collegial manner.
  • Demonstrated high levels of self-motivation and personal management skills.
  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education or evidence of equivalent professional preparation for Higher Education teaching.


Enquiries: 

Daneil Benavides
Academic Manager
Email: jobs@sydney-campus.com

Applications Close On: 
6 February 2019