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February

Head Of Department - Nutritional And Dietetic Medicine (Location Flexible)

Private Company - Brisbane Grove, NSW

Education, Childcare & Training
Source: uWorkin

Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

About the opportunity

We are seeking an engaging and visible academic leader who will guide and oversee course development and delivery, selection of educational resources, assessment design and course evaluation to ensure quality, consistency and currency of courses nationally within professional and regulatory guidelines for our Nutrition team.

Key responsibilities as Head of Department will include:

  • Managing and leading the Nutrition department to maximise the quality of teaching, course materials and academic administrative functions.
  • Student management to ensure a high level of academic integrity and adherence to academic policies and to address student concerns and grievances while supporting academic success
  • Providing high-level management of academic operations, being a collaborative and active member of the Academic Leadership Team (ALT) and facilitating high quality interaction with support departments to ensure efficient and effective workflow in course delivery

This role is being offered on a permanent, full time basis and can be located at any of our campuses around Australia.


About you

You’re an expert in the field, have a strong understanding of nutrition nationally and internationally, see the bigger picture and where it’s moving. You have clinical experience as a Nutritionist along with academic leadership experience, and have completed or are currently undertaking a PhD in Health, Science or Education field (nutrition focus of the PhD research project is preferred).

The following qualifications, experience and skills will see you well placed for success:

  • Demonstrated academic excellence, evidenced by an outstanding contribution to teaching at a tertiary level and research in the discipline represented
  • Proven experience in the development and review of curriculum and assessment materials at Bachelor level in line with regulatory and professional guidelines, development of nutrition curriculum is preferred
  • Industry engagement through work and professional/association activities
  • Publications in academic journals and being research active will be highly regarded
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain effective collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders including industry and the wider community
  • Ability to adopt a multi-disciplinary approach and work cooperatively with other organisational units and staff to achieve the College mission and objectives
  • Evidence of successful academic leadership including a proven ability to lead, team-build, manage, mentor and develop staff
  • Commitment to high ethical, personal and professional standards
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • Evidence of an active role in the maintenance of academic standards and in the development of educational policy and of curriculum areas, within the discipline
  • Holds current membership of an appropriate professional association
  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education is desirable

If you have the experience we're looking for, and are as passionate as we are about education and sharing your expertise with the next generation of practitioners we would love to hear from you!


About us

At Endeavour College of Natural Health, we are committed to the future and success of natural health. We are the largest provider of complementary medicine higher education degrees in the Southern Hemisphere, with six campuses across Australia.

Endeavour is at the forefront of education in the natural health sector, with highly experienced lecturers, cutting edge curricula; and Australia's largest choice of natural health degrees.

As the leader in natural health education, we are proud to produce the experts that keep the world well.



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Brisbane Grove, NSW

Education, Childcare & Training




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