Job no: 0027361
Work type: Fixed Term
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne Veterinary School
Salary: $107,547 - $127,707 (Level B)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 9.5% super
An exciting opportunity is available for a Tutor/Lecturer (Production Animal and Farm Management Consultancy) to join the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences in the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Melbourne. This is an exciting time to join the Faculty as we build a highly engaged, driven and passionate team.
This position is available on a fixed-term basis for up to 3 years.
About the role:
The Tutor/Lecturer (Production Animal and Farm Management Consultancy) will form part of a multi-disciplinary team providing clinical and farm consultancy services under the Mackinnon Project banner within the Production Animals area at the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences at Werribee.
The position will be responsible for the provision of whole farm consultancy advice to clients of the Mackinnon Project, either under supervision or independently after a short mentoring period, subject to the appropriate level. The Tutor/Lecturer (Production Animal and Farm Management Consultancy) will also undertake research, farmer education activities and clinical services (veterinary appointees) that are a core part of the Mackinnon work program and the Faculty’s engagement with the livestock sector of Victorian and Australian agriculture.
The position will also be responsible for the provision of quality teaching of veterinary students as part of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program, including the use of materials sourced from their consultancy activities.
Staff benefits include:
- Competitive salary
- Supportive culture
- Employee Assistance Program
- Newly refurbished and built hospital facilities
- Easy on-site parking at Werribee
- Discounted health insurance
- Discounted veterinary services
- Fee discounts for study at the University.
How to Apply
Please click apply and provide a cover letter, CV and response to the selection criteria in the position description.
For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to: https://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria.
To ensure the University provides a safe environment for children, this position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check.