Lecturer Job at Edith Cowan University in Mount Lawley WA

Job Description

The purpose of the Kurongkurl Katitjin Centre for Indigenous Australian Education and Research is to transform lives and enrich society through meaningful community engagement, innovative student support, high quality teaching, impactful research and cultural leadership.

The Centre is an integral part of the University providing a range of services that include:

High quality support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students

Teaching expertise across the University’s Courses both at the undergraduate and post graduate level

Research leadership within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander context

High-level advice and cultural leadership across the Univeristy

Support and leadership to the academic body with regard to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander matters

The Role

We are seeking an experienced educator with a passion for assisting students to reach their full potential, to join our innovative, energetic, forward-thinking team on our Mount Lawley campus. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced educator to make a difference at ECU and within the wider Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Western Australian community through innovation in research, teaching and learning.

To be successful in this role, you will need to demonstrate a sound professional and academic track record in health, education or political studies, hold a postgraduate qualification at master’s level or equivalent as a minimum (for appointment to ALEVA) and demonstrate education and research experience within a tertiary or practice education setting. Formal mentorship will be provided to the successful applicant.

You will also demonstrate personal attributes that align with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence.

Interstate relocation is available.

ECU is a smoke-free environment.

Benefits & Remuneration

This full-time, Ongoing position attracts a salary of $72,650 to $97,389 pa (ALEVA) or $102,253 to $120,814 (ALEVB) plus 17% University superannuation contribution. Salary rates are effective as of 8 January 2021.

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this opportunity (Under section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984). Cultural and Ceremonial leave is available for employees who identify and are accepted as members of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander communities.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our Employment Opportunities website.


If you are interested in this position, we encourage you to contact Associate Professor Robert Somerville on (08) 6304 8050 for a discussion about this exciting opportunity.

Closing Date:
Applications close THURSDAY 26 NOVEMBER 2020 at 11:30pm AWST .

How to Apply:
Please attach a copy of your current CV and a statement addressing the relevant to your online application.

ECU is a diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address underrepresentation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.


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Company: Edith Cowan University

Company Location:  Mount Lawley WA

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