First listed on: 21 May 2018

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Nursing and/or Midwifery


  • Supportive, friendly and flexible work environment
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Relocation Allowance if Applicable

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $92,117 - $130,114 pa (plus superannuation)
  • Bathurst

The Lecturer in Nursing &/or Midwifery will substantially contribute to the teaching and learning needs of students enrolled in nursing courses. The successful applicant will be required to use blended models of subject delivery at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, participate in the administration and ongoing subject development.

Applications are sought from either teaching focussed academics or teaching/research academics with an active research profile aligned to the strategic direction of the School. In addition, the appointee will also have the opportunity to supervise higher degree students and to teach in other postgraduate programs in areas where they hold suitable academic qualifications.

To be successful you will have:

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse and/or Midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • A doctoral or masters qualification, relevant to the discipline areas of nursing and/or midwifery, or equivalent accreditation and standing
  • A record of research or professional activity relevant to the discipline area of nursing and/or midwifery
  • A record of research or professional activity relevant to the discipline area of nursing and/or midwifery
  • Evidence of success in identifying, building and maintaining strong partnerships, networks, relationships and teams

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health is committed to educating all students to live well and help others to adopt healthy lifestyles in a range of settings. Academic staff are passionate about the transformational nature of education - it is through learning and growth that people achieve their potential!

The courses offered by the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health include undergraduate, postgraduate, and higher degrees by research in nursing, midwifery and Indigenous mental health. The strength of these courses lies in the opportunities provided to students to develop personally and also professionally, acquiring the knowledge, attitudes and practical skills needed to work autonomously and also as part of a team, as high-quality health professionals.

While there is a particular need for high-quality health professionals in regional, rural and remote locations, graduates of the School are also in high demand in urban and metropolitan settings, reflecting as they do the resilience and independent thinking for which rural Australians are known.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

This position is advertised across multiple levels. Please refer to the essential and desirable criteria in each position description for the respective level and address each criterion based on your skills and experience and the level of position that you are applying for.

Positions descriptions can be obtained via the following links;

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Professor Catherine Hungerford | Head of School, Nursing, Midwifery, and Indigenous Health | | Ph: (02) 6933 4110

Closing Date: 11pm, 18 June 2018

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