Pūkenga - Lecturer in Nursing

  • Newtown
  • Permanent
  • Mon Mar 22 04:08:41 2021
  • 1029

  • Pūkenga - Lecturer in Nursing, Full-Time, Permanent
  • Have you completed/are completing a doctoral qualification in Nursing?
  • Are you experienced in teaching health professionals and supervising at the postgraduate level?

Mō Te Herenga Waka - About Our University

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is a global-civic university with our marae at our heart. This iho draws off our heritage and is further defined by our tūrangawaewae, in particular Wellington, Aotearoa, and the Asia-Pacific, all of which are expressed in our position as Aotearoa New Zealand's globally ranked capital city university.


Our core ethical values are respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity, and empathy. These core ethical values are demonstrated in our commitment to sustainability, wellbeing, inclusivity, equity, diversity, collegiality, and openness. With, and as, tangata whenua, we value Te Tiriti o Waitangi, rangatiratanga, manaakitanga, kaitiakitanga, whai mātauranga, whanaungatanga, and akoranga.

Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is currently recruiting a full-time Lecturer to join the new Master of Nursing Practice programme in the School of Nursing, Midwifery, and Health Practice.

The School is seeking a Pūkenga, Lecturer in Nursing to join our growing and dynamic school at Victoria University of Wellington within the Faculty of Health. This is an exciting opportunity to bring your skills and experience to our new Master of Nursing Practice.

The School is uniquely located at Wellington Regional Hospital in New Zealand's capital city, with experienced academics and strong relationships with national policy and health service stakeholders to grow your research platform.  

Ō pūmanawa - About you

The successful applicant will be expected to teach into the new Master of Nursing Practice and existing postgraduate programmes, and to provide postgraduate research supervision at Masters and PhD level dependent on experience.

The successful applicant will have/will be completing a doctoral qualification and have experience in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate nursing courses, as well as supervising at the postgraduate level. They will have an emerging record of scholarly research and commitment to working with research teams and seeking research funding.

This is a permanent position and commences as soon as possible.

Key Requirements:

  • A completed/be completing a doctoral qualification.
  • Experience in teaching health professionals, as well as supervising at the postgraduate level.
  • A record of scholarly research.
  • A commitment to working with research teams and seeking research funding.

Role Description

Close Date for Vacancy: 11 April 2021

Contact Details for Vacancy: If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Kim van Wissen, kim.vanwissen@vuw.ac.nz. But applicants should follow all steps listed below.


Important - Application Steps and information

For applicants who are not NZ Citizens or Permanent Residents, we recommend you check the NZ Immigration website for updates related to Covid19 restrictions on entry to New Zealand: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19

Download and complete the University Application Form. Click Apply Now Button at the base of the advert, follow the process to enter your contact details and add your CV in the online form.

Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you’re a great fit for this position then email the completed application form, cover letter and any other supporting documentation to erecruit@vuw.ac.nz stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.