You are not logged in | Login as an advertiser or an APS member
Job Search Classifieds For Advertisers

Selected Job Advertisement
Job Number : 29171
Type and Location : Lecturer / Perth
Listed By : Murdoch University on 13 Nov 2019
Senior Lecturer in Counselling


Senior Lecturer in Counselling

College of Science, Health, Engineering and Education (SHEE)

Murdoch University 


  • Continuous, full time position (consideration given to possible 0.8FTE for flexibility of maintaining private practice) 
  • Senior Lecturer | $115k-$132k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
  • Salary Packaging opportunities
  • Ref: 0819C26/202441 


The Discipline of Counselling currently sits within the broader discipline grouping of Psychology, Exercise Science, Chiropractic and Counselling. The Discipline is headquartered at the University’s Perth campus and offers a range of courses both at Peel and at the main Perth Campus.


The Role


This position makes a significant contribution to the teaching effort of the College through the preparation and delivery of lectures and tutorials, program coordination, and supervision of honours and postgraduate students. 


Skills and Experience

The preferred candidate will have: 

  • A PhD in an area relevant to appointment.
  • Eligibility for clinical registration with a relevant professional body is essential (e.g. PACFA, ACA, ANZACATA, AHPRA).
  • At least 5 years demonstrated professional experience in relevant clinical practice and teaching or training in the discipline or profession.
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  • Demonstrated success in generating high quality independent research outputs with national recognition and a developing international profile.
  • A track record of success in obtaining and successfully managing external competitive grant funds.
  • Demonstrated success in supervising honours, postgraduate and HDR students.

Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role.

Closing: 12 December 2019 


Contact Details
Position contact: Petra Skeffington, Head of Discipline at

©2019 The Australian Psychological Society Limited. ACN 000543788. All Rights Reserved.