Exciting opportunity for an experienced and engaging senior academic leader to join our dedicated and thriving Social Sciences team in this key role!
The leader in natural health education, we are proud to produce the experts that keep the world well. We’re the best at it because it’s all we do. Delivering the highest standard of education, the most informed curriculum and a nation-wide campus footprint, we are Australia's largest provider of higher education to the complementary medicine sector. We offer Bachelor of Health Science degrees in Naturopathy, Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine, and Acupuncture, as well as a range of undergraduate certificates. With the growth of the natural health space, it is an exciting time to be a part of an institution that strives for natural health education excellence.
About the role
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our dedicated and thriving team as our Head of Department in Social Sciences on a full-time basis.
Reporting to the Director of Education, you are an engaging and visible senior academic leader who will guide and oversee course development and delivery, select educational resources, assessment design and course evaluation to ensure quality, consistency and currency of courses nationally within professional and regulatory guidelines.
Your key responsibilities will also include:
You’re an expert in the field, have a strong understanding of social sciences nationally and internationally, and see the bigger picture and where it’s moving. You have experience in counselling and/or psychology along with management and leadership experience and have completed or are currently undertaking a PhD in a relevant field (counselling focus of the PhD research project is preferred). Also having the following will see you well placed for success:
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!
How to apply
Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume which demonstrates an ability to deliver on the responsibilities for the role. Applications close 22 May 2023. Endeavour College of Natural Health reserves the right to commence screening and interviews as soon as suitable candidates are identified, so please do not delay with your application.
Endeavour welcomes the rich diversity of our community and strives to be inclusive for all. As an equal opportunity employer, we promote social inclusion and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and the LGBT+ community. Endeavour acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the Traditional Custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.
We value our people, as such we focus on their continued professional development as well as their physical and mental well being. Perks of Working at Endeavour include: