Teaching Support Officer University of Adelaide, School of Biological Sciences Australia

Teaching Support Officer

Job no: 502113

Work type: Continuing - Full-time

Campus: Adelaide

Categories: Teaching Support, HEO5

(HEO5) $70,301 to $78,213 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% may apply


Continuing position, available immediately


Provides technical support to undergraduates in practical and field settings and assists with duties associated to teaching support


The School of Biological Sciences is seeking a motivated, capable and flexible Teaching Support Officer with experience in laboratory work to join a small team providing technical support for a diverse range of undergraduate teaching activities across the School.


This position will work collaboratively with academics and other team members to prepare, set up, implement and conduct laboratory-based classes and assist in the organisation of some field–based teaching activities. This will also include some trialling of experiments and ensuring adequate supplies of materials, chemicals and equipment are available. The position will provide some technical assistance that supports the School’s administrative operations, including infrastructure and HSW matters, equipment and facility maintenance and other general support services.


To be successful you will need:

Demonstrated experience in laboratory work with a broad range of technical skills, preferably in molecular biology, microbiology and/or immunology.
Demonstrated ability to plan, prioritise and organise work to achieve goals and meet deadlines.
Excellent attention to detail.
Good communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with academic staff, students and other team members.

The ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
Enjoy an outstanding career environment


The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.


It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.


Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.


In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.


Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs


Your faculty's broader role


The Faculty of Sciences is a multidisciplinary hub of cutting-edge teaching and research in: agriculture; food and wine; animal and veterinary sciences; biological sciences; and physical sciences. It develops future science leaders, and actively partners with innovative industries to solve scientific problems of global significance.


Learn more at: sciences.adelaide.edu.au


If you want to change tomorrow, act today


Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close: 11:55pm, 3 May 2019.


For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Dr Alison Fitch
Teaching Support Services Coordinator, School of Biological Sciences
P: +61 (08) 8313 2049
E: alison.fitch@adelaide.edu.au


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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


Advertised: 03 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Applications close:03 May 2019 11:55 PM

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