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Senior Lecturer - Social Work

Date: 08-Mar-2023

Job Location: Bundaberg, QLD, AU Negotiable, AU Rockhampton, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity


  • Continuing, Full Time 
  • School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Sciences 
  • CQUniversity Rockhampton, Bundaberg, other locations may be available.
  • Total Remuneration $150,163 to $172,679 pa (including salary of $126,890 to $145,917 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading) 
  • Attractive Relocation Package Available


Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

Working at CQUniversity


CQUniversity SNMSS division delivers undergraduate and postgraduate programs, as well as postgraduate research degrees, and provides an exciting and innovative learning environment. Our highly qualified and experienced staff are great educators and researchers, second to none, which means that this is a fantastic opportunity to make the change and join CQUniversity.

Given the success and growth of the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Sciences’ Social Work courses, we are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer. The successful applicant will actively contribute to the Social Work courses through student centered teaching practice and development, contribute to the research profile of the school through their publications, and undertake relevant engagement and service activities to support and promote the  Social Work course with the School of NMSS. 

You will be a highly engaged, innovative and inspiring academic, committed to reflective teaching practice; enhancing the student learning experience and graduate outcomes; and preparing graduates to enter the field with confidence and competence. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be dedicated to working collegially across multi-disciplinary teams. Your strong links within the discipline will enable effective collaboration with internal and external colleagues on research activities. 

Position Requirements


  • Relevant PhD or Doctoral Degree 
  • Proven record in scholarship and/or excellence in research, including peer-reviewed publications in international/national journals of high repute and successful research grant applications. 
  • Demonstrated ability to engage in research areas of research strength and a willingness to engage in sourcing and obtaining external grants and contracts 
  • Demonstrated ability to teach and supervise undergraduate and postgraduate students with experience engaging with tertiary students and supporting their educational development through multi-modal delivery strategies, including online teaching platforms;
  • Provide a high standard of teaching and enhance the student learning experience by actively engaging in the adoption of existing and emerging learning technology and platforms; and
  • providing flexible options across blended and online delivery modes.
  • Undertake research activities that align with the research profile of the University
  • Experienced in supervision of Honours, Masters, and PhD students.


Position Description


For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Description.

Apply today for a career that changes lives


Applications Close: 11:59pm, Sunday 26 March 2023


Job Requisition ID: 2997


Contact Details: 

Janice Pascal

03 9616 0594


When submitting your application, please include: Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position. Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.

CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and CQUniversity’s domestic and international student graduates with post-study work rights are encouraged to apply.