Lecturer in Pastoral and Spiritual Care and Spiritual Care Program Director | Whitley College and the University of Divinity, VIC

HOURS: Full-time position available for a fixed-term appointment of 3 years (with potential for renewal)
APPLICATIONS: Closing Date: Friday at 5pm 2nd of December

Whitley College and the University of Divinity seek to recruit a Lecturer in Pastoral and Spiritual Care, and Spiritual Care Program Director to commence immediately. This is a full-time position available for a fixed-term appointment of 3 years (with potential for renewal) located in Melbourne, Victoria


The Lecturer in Pastoral and Spiritual Care is responsible for conducting, coordinating and developing teaching and research in the areas of Pastoral and Spiritual Care at Whitley College. The Lecturer will make original contributions to knowledge and practice through research, writing and teaching, and develop educational offerings in the area of pastoral and spiritual care studies.


The Spiritual Care Program Director is responsible for the development and implementation of the Graduate Certificate in Spiritual Care, and delivery of this and the University’s related awards in Pastoral and Spiritual Care. This includes finalising development of a common core curriculum for the award, preparing a business plan, gathering and coordinating the staff team, student recruitment, alumni development, research directions, and engagement with partners and endusers (including graduate employers). 

The position of Lecturer in Pastoral and Spiritual Care and Spiritual Care Program Director is a full-time, fixed term appointment for three years subject to satisfactory performance (with possibility of renewal). Salary level is subject to the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate in the range of $91,490 - $106,562 plus 10.5% superannuation and 17.5% annual leave loading.


The position description can be found here 

Applications must include:

1. A cover letter addressing the selection criteria

2. A curriculum vitae

3. Contact details for three referees

Send applications electronically to: Anjali Antoniotti Chief of Staff aantoniotti@divinity.edu.au

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Friday 2 December 2022