Associate Lecturer / Lecturer, Field Education
RMIT University College of Design and Social Context

 Associate Lecturer / Lecturer, Field Education


Job no: 576140

Work type: Full time - Continuing/Permanent

Categories: Design, Humanities Arts


    Central CBD location, close to public transport and cafes

    Full-time, continuing position

    $66,304 - $112,424 + 17% superannuation


About Us


RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.


The College of Design and Social Context encompasses RMIT University’s renowned art, architecture, design, built environment, communication, and social science disciplines. The college has 24,500 students and over 1,000 staff located in 8 schools. The College’s academic programs are generally market leaders and in high demand. Based on a strong foundation of practice led, industry partnered teaching and research, we aim to deliver skilled graduates with a deep sense of purpose, and high impact research and innovation.


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The Role


The Field Education Coordinator (Social Work Field Education) is responsible for the coordination of the field education programs in the undergraduate programs and the teaching of, development of and review of learning opportunities of the Bachelor of Social Work Field Education programs. In addition, you will assist in the development of strategic directions for the Social Work Field education group. You will also keep abreast of international research trends and outcomes which make significant contributions to the advancement of Social Work knowledge and its applications.


About You


We are looking for someone with a proven ability to prepare Social Work & Field Education courses at undergraduate and post-graduate levels including the ability to produce high quality curriculum and program materials at tertiary level. You will also have a recognised track record in an area of social work relevant to the School. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills appropriate for interacting with students, staff and industry, together with a strong dedication to teamwork, harmonious workplace relations and multidisciplinary collaboration will be imperative to your success in this role.




Our people make everything at the University possible. We encourage new approaches to work and learning, stimulating change to drive positive impact. RMIT exists to build transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. You will be a part of a productive and collaborative team, who values working relationships and outcomes through open and inclusive planning, continuous information sharing and transparent work practices.




    Flexible working arrangements

    Be part of RMIT’s academic life and attend various events and workshops

    Access to RMIT staff gym (including free Yoga and Pilates classes)

    2% salary increase each year and annual leave loading of 1.35%

    MYKI pass discount

    Additional annual leave

    To find out more, please visit our website: RMIT Employee Benefits


To Apply


To view a position description please see below, or for further information please contact Associate Professor Ronnie Egan on +61 3 9925 1105 or via email on


Applications close Thursday 2nd May 2019.


Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined on the final page of the Position Description as well as attach a resume. Please scroll down to apply.



RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.


Application close: 02 May 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

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