Teacher - Emergency Health Care and Emergency Management

Date: 7 Sep 2023

Job Location: Rockhampton, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity


  • Continuing, Full Time
  • School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
  • CQUniversity Rockhampton
  • Total Remuneration $113,237 to $125,458 pa (including salary of $95,687 to $106,014 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Progression beyond Teacher Step 4 will only occur if an approved teaching qualification has been obtained.


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


The School of Medical and Applied Sciences is in search of an engaging and experienced professional who is passionate about sharing their skills with the next generation. We are currently seeking a Vocational Education Teacher to deliver our Diploma of Emergency Health Care qualification at our Rockhampton Campus. This qualification will assist students in gaining clinical skills and theoretical knowledge to provide clinical assessment and pre-hospital and out-of-hospital interventions to patients in an emergency, including providing advanced skills in life support.  


Within this role you will be responsible for developing and delivering exceptional learning services to a wide array of students. This position entails designing outcome-focused vocational education and training programs that resonate with real-world demands. You will foster connections with various sectors, including industry, schools, universities, and other TAFE and VET providers. Staying current with industry practices, workplace delivery techniques, and modern teaching methodologies is vital as you ensure our educational offerings remain relevant and effective within an ever-evolving landscape.


As part of our vibrant team, you will have the opportunity to be a driving force in delivering exceptional learning experiences. Play a vital role in shaping the educational journey of our students.

Be Rewarded


  • Generous annual leave, carers, maternity, and paternity leave
  • 17% superannuation (with the choice of joining an award-winning superfund)
  • Flexible and inclusive work / life balance
  • Fantastic staff professional / career development opportunities
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program

Position Requirements


  • TAE40116 - Certificate IV in Training and Assessment or a Diploma or a higher-level qualification in adult education.
  • Possession of relevant vocational qualification/s at the level equivalent to or higher than the level to be delivered such as Diploma of Emergency Health Care, Bachelor of Paramedic Science, etc.
  • Relevant industry experience.
  • Knowledge of the education and training sector and the ability to positively respond to new directions and demands of the training market.
  • Should your role require you to attend any setting / venue / event where there is a specific entry requirement for you to hold these vaccinations, as per relevant State Government directives you will be expected to hold vaccinations in relation to the COVID-19 immunisation.

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, 1 October 2023  


Job Requisition ID: 3449


Contact Details: 

Cathryn Jackson

(07) 4037 4714



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.