Academic Staff Member-Pre-Health
Christchurch, Madras campus
Permanent, Part time
Ara Institute of Canterbury is a vibrant and progressive tertiary institute providing world-class, tertiary-level education throughout the Canterbury and Waitaki region. Our talented staff, innovative business collaborators and supportive community partners are passionate about the role they play in our students’ success.
The Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health offers a range of programmes from entry level through to master’s degrees for those working in or seeking careers in the wider health and wellbeing sectors. These include certificate level programmes in health and wellbeing, the New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing, bachelor’s degrees in nursing, midwifery, social work, medical imaging, osteopathy and applied sciences, graduate certificate and diploma programmes and post graduate certificates, diplomas and master’s degrees in health science and nursing.
The Department has over 1500 full time equivalent students and a staff of over 100 highly qualified professionals, many of whom are active researchers. Programmes are offered at Manawa, the City campus and in Timaru. In September 2018 the nursing, programmes moved to Manawa a new purpose-built facility in the Health Precinct / Te Papa Hauora. This is an exciting innovation where Ara is co-located with staff, students and researchers from the University of Canterbury and the Canterbury District Health Board in the Manawa building. The facility includes modern learning environments and a state-of-the-art Simulation Centre catering for interprofessional learning experiences and entry level students through to senior health professionals.
Academic Staff Member – Teach in the areas of Human and Cell Biology and Basic Chemistry, in the Health pathways of NZ Certificate in Study and Career Prep (Level 4 and Level 3) An opportunity to teach into other programmes in the department e.g. Lab Science and/or Animal Science may arise.
Enjoy excellent employment conditions, professional and skill development, a great central city location and access to modern on-site facilities including Gym/Recreation Centre with free staff yoga and group fitness sessions, Library, Visions on Campus Restaurant, two Childcare Centres and a Health Centre.
We accept applications via our online application system. For a job description and/or to apply online please visit –http://www.ara.ac.nz/about-us/work-at-ara.
If you have any queries in relation to the vacancy or application process, please contact the People and Culture team via PeopleandCulture@ara.ac.nz or 03 940 8623. Emailed applications will not be considered.
Applications close – Sunday 24th November 2019