Student Centre, Higher Education, Manager.
- Leadership opportunity in the Student Centre
- UC Level 9 - $116,906pa - $122,350pa + 17% super
- Full-time, fixed term opportunity for 12 months
The University of Canberra is a dynamic university with great ambition. The university partners with government, business and industry locally and internationally to challenge the status quo through the pursuit of best practice in teaching, learning and research. UC’s place-based identity ensures that it exists to serve Australia’s capital community and its surrounding region with a strong impact on the nation. The universities success in research and education has been internationally recognised, resulting in UC becoming the world’s fastest rising university (QS, 2019).
We are currently seeking an outgoing and independent individual to work as Manager at the Student Centre. Operating under broad direction, the Student Centre Manager will provide leadership for the team through effective management, planning and supervision.
In this role, you will be responsible for the processes, co-ordination and supervision of the administrative staff and functions performed within the Student Centre team. You will also be working to plan and coordinate student events and work with various stakeholders in relation to the coordination of those student events, such as Graduation Ceremonies or Examinations.
The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual that has demonstrated leadership and time management skills. You will show initiative and be able to prioritise your workload. Leadership experience is essential as there will be approximately 20 staff under your supervision. Event management skills are desirable, but not essential.
The University offers excellent conditions and benefits such as flexible, family-friendly policies, on site gym, on site medical services, a supermarket and childcare facilities.
UC’s Strategic Plan 2018-2022 sets a goal to be the national sector leader in equity, diversity, inclusion and access, and the ambitious goals of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Strategic Plan are designed to ensure that our Indigenous students and staff flourish in a welcoming and culturally safe environment. UC encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse groups.
To be considered for this position your application must include your resume demonstrating your skills and experience in line with the key capabilities outlined in the Position Description.
If you are initially shortlisted, you may be asked to complete an online one-way video interview through a platform called Sonru. There will be a list of pre-set questions that will need to be answered within a stipulated time.
Working Rights: Applicants who wish to apply for this position should have valid working rights or eligibility to obtain a work visa for Australia.
Closing Date: 11.55pm, Sunday 2nd May 2021