15 May 2019

Full-Time Professional Teaching Fellow

The University of Auckland – Te Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki Makaurau – Posted by University of AucklandAnywhere

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Auckland University

Job Description

About us:

Te Kupenga Hauora Māori (TKHM) is located at the Tāmaki Campus. TKHM coordinates teaching in Māori health across the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences and externally, spanning foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate education. There is also a focus on building capacity and developing appropriate teaching practices in Māori health throughout the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

The Opportunity:

An opportunity is now available to join Te Kupenga Hauora Māori, a department within the Faculty of Medical Health Sciences as a Professional Teaching Fellow teaching human biology.  This position will enable you to contribute to Māori Health curriculum planning, development and implementation.

This position requires applicants to have a post graduate qualification in a relevant academic discipline as well as experience in teaching and curriculum development at a tertiary level.  Experience in developing educational material and an understanding of adult learning theory and practice are also core skills needed for the position.  Candidates must be flexible with tasks as required for the role, have excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise tasks, and excellent oral and written communication skills.  Having a willingness to learn new skills, develop new competencies and have a commitment to quality and continuous improvement in all work are essential requirements for this position.

What we need:  

The successful candidate will be process advanced knowledge of the following software packages:

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS PowerPoint
  • Outlook Email

Advanced formatting skills for documents and spreadsheets are required as well as the ability to develop high quality teaching and learning material.  The ability to work with minimal supervision and use initiative is crucial as well as working in a culturally safe, collaborative manner.  Candidates should enjoy interacting with a wide range of people as well as collaboratively in a team.

Proven ability teaching with Māori and Pacifica students would be an advantageous.

Why work for us?

The University of Auckland is committed to providing an excellent working environment through:

  • Flexible employment practices
  • Career development programmes
  • A competitive salary with five weeks’ annual leave
  • Company superannuation scheme, discounted car parking, a generous parental leave allowance, childcare and a number of other discounts on internal and external services.

For more information please visit Staff Benefits.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online, by the closing date of Tuesday, 28 May 2019 to be considered. Please include your cover letter and CV combined as one document.

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment.  For further information on services for Māori, Pacific, women, LGBTQITakatāpui+, people with disabilities, parenting support, flexible work and other equity issues go to www.equity.auckland.ac.nz

How to Apply

In order to apply you will first need to register with the University by completing an online user profile via their website.

APPLY NOW by clicking HERE to register with the University's website.  Search by the Job ID number: 20718. Please combine your cover letter and CV as one document when submitting your application.

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If you are experiencing difficulty in any aspect of the application process or if you do not receive a confirmation email that you have applied for a role, please contact recruitment@auckland.ac.nz or Phone 09 923 1115.

Applications close: Tuesday, 28 May 2019

Job Categories: Education / Training. Job Types: Full-Time and Permanent.

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