Lecturer and Senior Lecturer

University of Waikato

  • Waikato

Te Puna Ako / Centre for Tertiary Teaching and Learning (CeTTL)

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Office

(Two positions)

Ko wai mātou? - Who are we?

Te Puna Ako / Centre for Tertiary Teaching and Learning (CeTTL) engages with students and staff across the University of Waikato to enhance the quality of teaching and learning. Academic and professional staff work collaboratively to provide leadership in a wide range of teaching and learning initiatives including development of professional and academic English language skills

Ngā kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role

We have two vacancies, creating an opportunity for a Lecturer and a Senior Lecturer to join us. You will apply your passion and drive to design and lead initiatives that will enhance the quality and the inclusiveness of tertiary teaching across the University of Waikato. You will contribute to major pan-University initiatives to support Māori and Pacific student success through professional development for tertiary teaching staff across the University

You will further develop the strengths of the Centre in promoting accessible and inclusive teaching strategies and best practice in online learning design. You will also work with a diverse team to enhance tertiary teaching across the university through professional development workshops and events, individual consultations, and the delivery of the Postgraduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching and Learning. Your active research programme will contribute to the research profile of Te Puna Ako, and enable you to supervise research students at all levels.

Additional information about Te Puna Ako / Centre for Tertiary Teaching and Learning (CeTTL), can be found here

Ko wai koe? - Who are you?

To be successful in this position you will be experienced in tertiary teaching and have a demonstrated commitment to using innovative and appropriate tertiary teaching methods and approaches, including blended, e-education, and team teaching. You will have a broad-based knowledge of pedagogy, curriculum design, assessment, evaluation, and reflective practitioner approaches and will maintain and develop original scholarship and research.

You will have a PhD in a relevant discipline, or be in the final stages of completion if applying at Lecturer level.

The University is committed to Māori and Pacific learner success and it would be strongly desirable to have an understanding of bicultural approaches and knowledge of Māori and Pasifika perspectives.

We strongly encourage applicants with the relevant capabilities from all backgrounds to apply. We would greatly value seeing applicants from our Māori and Pacific communities.

For applicants who are not NZ Citizens or Permanent Residents, we recommend you check the NZ Immigration website for updates related to Covid-19 restrictions on entry to New Zealand: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19

He aha ngā take me tono mai ai koe? - Why should you apply for this position?

Our University provides a unique and satisfying work environment with many benefits to our staff including study opportunities, generous superannuation and leave provisions. In addition we provide future focused and privileged opportunities to contribute to the development of our academic staff and their students.

The Lecturer salary range is NZ$79,337 to $95,551 per year, and the Senior Lecturer range is NZ$98,280 to $129,402 per year. The salary will be commensurate with the level of appointment.

Enquiries of an academic nature should directed to CeTTL Director, Nicole Pepperell, email: nicole.peperell@waikato.ac.nz

Applications close on Friday, 5 November 2021.

Lecturer Vacancy Number410309

Senior Lecturer Vacancy Number: 410310

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For more information and to apply, visit www.jobs.waikato.ac.nz

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