Lecturer Health and Wellbeing (Mental Health and Addictions) L4

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  Lecturer – NZ Certificate in Health and Well being (Social and Community Services) Mental Health and Addictions L4

Our successful Wairarapa Campus has a new strategic imperative, with the goal to double in size and integrate new education deliveries in business and the primary sector. UCOL Wairarapa has an exciting future. Add to that a fantastic team, a great student body, and passionate community support – and the Wairarapa becomes a place to grow your career. All of this, in one of New Zealand’s beautiful lifestyle regions.

UCOL's Wairarapa campus has an exciting opportunity available for a motivated Lecturer.  We have a fixed term 1 FTE Lecturer position within the Nursing, Health and Sciences team, teaching our Level 4 NZ Certificate in Health and Well being (Social and Community Services) Mental Health and Addictions programme waiting for you. We are looking for someone to join our team who has experience teaching at Certificate level, preferably with an Adult Teaching qualification, and skills for teaching within the context of Health Sciences.

You will have the ability to inspire others to pursue and achieve their dreams by offering them quality teaching, mentoring and motivation. You will engage, support and motivate the students toward achieving their Certificate, the first step on their career pathway.

This role is a fixed term (17 August 2020 to 18 June 2021 40 hours a week (1 FTE)) position.

We want your energy, creativity, passion and intelligence. Help us meet the needs of our region. Work with us to be the best of the best. Join the UCOL whanau and, together, let’s deliver a bigger, brighter and better future.

Applications must be received by 31 July 2020.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and will be required to undergo pre-employment checks; including completing New Zealand Police Vetting as part of the Children's Act 2014 and a pre-employment drug test for this safety sensitive role. 

Skills Required

·  Level 5 or above science qualification including biology and chemistry

· Previous teaching experience would be an advantage

· Adult Teaching qualification including New Zealand Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education, or equivalent or be working towards same.