Monash University

Monash University

Assistant Lecturer - Paramedicine


Closing in 15 days

Assistant Lecturer - Paramedicine

Job No.: 665330

Location: Peninsula campus and the Fire Rescue Victoria training facilities, primarily Burnley and Craigieburn with flexibility to travel to regional training hub locations in Victoria

Employment Type: Part-time, fraction (0.8)

Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $78,120 - $106,022 pa Level A (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Shape top-tier medical first response as an Assistant Lecturer at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Immerse yourself in innovative ideas, engaging with pioneering research and extraordinary individuals
  • The Opportunity

    The Department of Paramedicine has been proudly collaborating with Fire Rescue Victoria (FRV) since 1999, and has a new 5 year tender to deliver comprehensive first aid and emergency medical response (EMR) training. We're seeking an enthusiastic Assistant Lecturer to be a vital part of our dynamic team, contributing to the provision of high-quality medical first response by fire services across Victoria.

    This position will play a pivotal role in training fire fighters, first responders and fire service recruits affiliated with FRV and responsibilities will encompass classroom-based training delivery, collaborating with fellow instructors and handling administrative tasks related to your role. We value your ability to work harmoniously with varying levels of fire service personnel and encourage your active involvement in team teaching. Your interpersonal finesse and independent work ethic will shine as you contribute to the overall success of our education programs.

    This position offers a unique blend of teaching and strategic research involvement and will provide you with the chance to create flexible education programs and contribute to the broader research direction of our department. We're seeking candidates with a Bachelor's qualification or higher in Paramedicine, accompanied by a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment (TAE; or the ability to undertake the Certificate training).

    If you're ready to empower fire services and shape the future of emergency medical response training, apply now!

    Monash University seeks applicants for this opportunity who are able to demonstrate and present valid and current Australian work rights.

    About Monash University

    At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

    We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That's why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

    Together with our commitment to academic freedom, you will have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, world class teaching spaces, and international collaboration opportunities.

    Learn more about Monash.

    Be part of our story. Work with us to #ChangeIt .

    Monash supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments. This includes supporting parents.

    Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to 'How to apply for Monash Jobs'.

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

    Should you require any specific support or adjustments throughout the recruitment process and beyond, please get in touch at hr- [email protected] and we'll be happy to assist.

    Your employment is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of all pre- employment and/or background checks required for the role, as determined by the University.

    Enquiries: Tanie Stickland, Emergency Medical Response Program (Fire Rescue Victoria) Coordinator/Lecturer/Registered Paramedic, Department of Paramedicine, +61 3 9904 4193

    Position Description:Assistant Lecturer - Paramedicine

    Applications Close: Thursday 13 June 2024, 11:55pm AEST

    COVID 19 vaccination is recommended for all persons attending a Monash University location. Staff located within a healthcare setting and students on placement in a healthcare setting must comply with the COVID-19 vaccination direction of the host organisation.

    For the latest information on COVID-19 at Monash, please visit our website.

    Supporting a diverse workforce

    Email Job Apply now

    Monash University recognises that its Australian campuses are located on the unceded lands of the people of the Kulin nations, and pays its respects to their elders, past and present.

    Job details


    Assistant Lecturer - Paramedicine


    Monash University




    May 16, 2024

    Application deadline

    June 13, 2024

    Job type



    Medicine,Social Science

    About the employer

    Monash University 

    Monash University Is the largest university in Australia, ranked in the world's top 100 and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight.  We're named after Sir John Monash, and fuelled by his desire for our students to leave here with a greater sense of purpose, and the skills and confidence to create positive change. 

    In under 60 years, we've grown from a single campus into an education and research powerhouse with a presence on four continents, committed to the challenges of the age.

    Our work is making an impact all over the world, from bringing clean water to villages in Africa to creating new life-saving medicines.

    An international experience

    With four Australian campuses, one in Malaysia and over 100 international partners, we're making a difference on a global scale.  You'll have access to more research collaborations, more global partnerships, and a greater choice of overseas opportunities.  

    All Monash courses have an international focus, whether you take subjects on global issues, participate in study abroad programs, or learn alongside students from diverse cultures.  Monash prepares you for the global workforce - you can start your degree in Australia, and continue your studies in Italy, Malaysia, India, China, or any of our 100 partner institutions worldwide.

    A recognised world leader in research

    We're active in over 150 fields of research across our 10 faculties, in areas as diverse as additive manufacturing, drug development, domestic violence and sustainable design. Many ideas developed at Monash - such as a new Malaria vaccine and 3D-printed engines - have been commercialised and are making a difference to the world we live in.

    Partnerships in industry and government

    Home to various precincts of innovation, we foster collaboration across traditional and unexpected disciplines.  We build teams and form links, we bring together diverse minds - researchers, companies, businesses and technology - creating knowledge hubs of the future.

    Plenty of options

    Our large range of courses allows you to match your studies with your ambitions.  Monash University offers one of the largest range of degrees in Australia, including over 140 innovative double degree options, bachelor, master and PhD degrees.


    We believe everyone should have the opportunity to make their mark on the world, which is why we offer over 200 different types of scholarships  for new and current students. They take care of everything from course fees to travel and accommodation. Our scholarships aren’t just reserved for those with the best academic track record – we provide support for disadvantaged students as well.

    Similar jobs

    Recent blogs