Request for tutors in Topics Communication and Language & AAC, BDDE, Flinders University

Please see the request by Dr Abi Thirumanickam below, for tutor in the Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education.

Dear all:

I am Dr. Abi Thirumanickam and I am looking for tutors in Communication and Language (1st year) and Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) (2nd year) topics that I will be teaching/coordinating this semester. This is in Disability & Community Inclusion, College of Nursing and Health Sciences.


Communication and Language: Lectures are on Mondays (2-2.30 p.m.) and Tutorials are from 4-5 p.m. (Tutorial) and 5-6 p.m. (Repeat Tutorial). The first day will be on Monday, 4/3/2019.

AAC: Lectures are on Fridays (12-2 p.m.) and Tutorials are from 2-3 p.m. The first day will be on Friday, 8/3/2019.

Each tutorial class will comprise 25- 30 students.  These are first and second year students doing the Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education or Double degree students in Education. The Education students are studying to be mainstream Ed/Special Ed teachers and/or Disability professionals.

Rates for tutoring:

T1-incldues 2 hours of associated work and 1 hour of delivery. I expect all new tutors to be in the lecture (1 hour 40 minutes) (which will be a part of the 2 hour associated work time) and present the 1 hour tute= $133.43/TUTE, 12 tutes; the repeat tutorial will be at $88.82

M2- Marking- $44.46/hour. You will be paid for 2 hrs/student for the whole semester.

ODI- $43.22/hour. you are paid to attend meetings with me (~1 hour/meeting)– especially at the beginning and during key points. Around  5 hrs.

Please let me know if you need further clarification.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email/call me.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Kind regards,



Dr. Abi Thirumanickam

Ph.D, BSP (Hons), CPSP

Topic Co-ordinator/Lecturer (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays) / Research Assistant (Thursdays)

College of Nursing & Health Sciences, Flinders University

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