The Lucas Group
Job Title Lecturer (Livestock Production and Management)
Date Posted 3/7/2018
Area/Specialty EDUCATION/ALL
Location Geelong, VIC
Country Australia
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id GL2976
Job Description

- Industry leading agribusiness college


This independent tertiary college is Australia's leading farm business management, agribusiness and equine business management college. The college has a worldwide reputation for providing quality education through close consultation with relevant industries, incorporating new trends and technology into the curriculum and a core focus on skills which readily transfer across a wide range of careers in agribusiness. As a result, the college has built a name for itself in providing highly employable graduates who are at the leading edge of their chosen fields.


Reporting to the Principal, the Lecturer (Livestock Production and Management) will develop and deliver relevant curriculum content and assess Diploma, Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree students in the area of animal production and husbandry. Broadly, course content will include:

  • Key principles of animal physiology
  • Animal health management
  • Genetics and breeding as it relates to the profitability of a farm business
  • Animal production and its application in the management of grazing systems

A key aspect of this role will be in assisting the students to develop their understanding of the concepts and processes necessary to maintain sustainable and economically viable livestock production systems across a range of agricultural environments.

Skills and Experience

  • Demonstrated experience in an animal related area
  • Teaching experience within an educational environment
  • Ability to competently relate theory to practice
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proven ability to empathise with and to motivate young adults


  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Agriculture, Animal Science or other relevant discipline


An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated to reflect skills and experience.

How To Apply

For a confidential discussion, please contact Geoff Lucas on +61 8 8201 9999 quoting reference number GL2976, or apply online with a resume and cover letter via the ‘Apply’ button.