Education Policy Administration/Supervision Education - General
Full time, continuing position
Exciting opportunity for a distinguished academic to join the Sydney School of Education and Social Work
Base Salary Academic Level B/C $113,184 - $159,867 per annum + 17% superannuation
About the opportunity
The Sydney School of Education and Social Work in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is seeking an academic who can bring a developing reputation for excellence in the field of educational leadership. As the Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Educational Leadership, you will make a strong contribution to the school by actively contributing to research and scholarship as well as a developing involvement in academic debate, policy development and innovation in educational leadership within the University and beyond.
Your key responsibilities will be to:
contribute to the research capacity and productivity of the educational leadership program
produce scholarship through original and innovative research
engage in a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach to theory, policy and practice
design, teach, assess, and coordinate and contribute to postgraduate and undergraduate units of study and contribute to innovation in the design and delivery of award and non-award programs
consolidate and further develop community engagement and partnerships
contribute to service and academic administration in the School
enhance the competitive funding profile of educational leadership through research and professional learning partnerships
contribute to a positive workplace culture within the School/ Faculty in which diversity of thought, contribution, collaboration, excellence and achieving outcomes are valued and enabled and interacts with students, staff and other members of the University community in a professional, collegial and respectful manner
Candidates for Level B must meet the below criteria to be eligible for appointment. At Level C, candidates must also meet the stated criteria for Level C.
a PhD or equivalent research doctorate in a relevant field of study.
a professional qualification in education with professional practice in educational leadership
demonstrate contribution to scholarship in educational leadership, independently, or as part of a team. At Level C, be acknowledged at national level as influential in expanding knowledge, or pedagogical and curriculum practice within the field of educational leadership
demonstrated experience developing strong teamwork and networks in either teaching and improved practice, or research and translational research partnerships. At Level C, demonstrated translational research and collaboration with external partners for commercialisation, improved practice, and policy
teaching experience demonstrating commitment to curriculum design, innovative pedagogy and program and self-evaluation with evidence of improved outcomes. At Level C, experience of leadership of undergraduate or postgraduate coursework, and record of research supervision
commitment and contribution to collaboration and collegiality demonstrated in academic governance, leadership, and engagement. At Level C, demonstrated leadership in mentoring, academic governance, leadership, and engagement.
To keep our community safe, please be aware of our COVID safety precautions which form our conditions of entry for all staff, students and visitors coming to campus.
Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.