The ANU School of Engineering within the College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) is seeking casual sessional academics (tutors) for Semester 2 2021. Individuals with experience and expertise in the field of Engineering, which could include senior undergraduates with highly relevant experience, who are interested in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate courses are encouraged to apply.
As a casual sessional academic you will be involved in the delivery of CECS courses with support, guidance and direction from the Course Convenor and School staff. You will work both independently and as part of a team to inspire active and evidence-based learning in our courses as well as motivate students to achieve their best and help them meet the stated learning outcomes. Role Statement: 1. Attend teaching related meetings with the course convenor and/or other staff, when required 2. Attend a Tutor Training as required. 3. Attend any other training, as requested (e.g. mental health awareness, unconscious bias, etc.) 4. Prepare for and deliver lectures and/or tutorials/labs, as specified 5. Conduct classes to an appropriate standard of teaching and professionalism 6. Interact with students as appropriate (e.g. face to face, email, course forums etc.) 7. Participate in assessment as appropriate, including marking each assessment item consistently across groups, and in accordance with the guidelines given 8. Other duties consistent with the role of casual sessional academic staff under the ANU Enterprise Agreement (2017 - 2021) 9. Be familiar with, and comply with, the ANU Guideline: Code of practice for teaching and learning (https://policies.anu.edu.au/ppl/document/ANUP 000726) 10. Take responsibility for your own workplace health and safety and not wilfully place at risk the health and safety of another person in the workplace 11. Other duties as consistent with the classification of the position. 12. Comply with all ANU policies and procedures and in particular those relating to work health and safety and equal opportunity.
You will work both independently and as part of a team to inspire active and evidence-based learning in our courses as well as motivate students to achieve their best and help them meet the stated learning outcomes. If you have the ability to engage, educate and enjoy working as part of a team, we would like to hear from you. Tutoring qualifications are highly regarded. If you have not already completed our Tutor Training Course, you will have the opportunity to participate in this (paid) professional development. Please note Tutor Training is compulsory for all tutors and you must be available to attend this training during O Week, Semester 2.
Classification: Casual Sessional Academic Salary package: Per ANU Casual Sessional Academic salary
In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents: - Up to 2 page statement including the following: - A brief summary of your teaching experience, either at the ANU or another institution and include any relevant industry experience (If you have previously tutored for CECS before, please list courses tutored. Please note that Convenors may be contacted) - A short statement describing your vision for the role of tutor - Indication of which courses you would be interested in tutoring, a minimum of 3 to 5 (please refer to the attached SOEN course list) - Semester 2 teaching availability for the period 19 July – 30 Dec 2021 - A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form. - As a result of the ongoing change management occurring within CECS, the provided course list is not definitive and may be subject to change. Applications that do not provide a statement of suitability may not be considered for these positions. By Summiting your application, you acknowledge that it may be viewed by other course convenors within the School of Engineering. You may be contacted to consider teaching courses outside of your nominated choices. Please note: The successful applicants must have rights to live and work in Australia. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results. Preparation for teaching in Semester 2 can commence from Monday 19 July 2021. For further information, please contact the School of Engineering Administration Team E: [email protected] Applications close: 16 May 2021 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time