Placement Officer(WIL)

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Crawley, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 11 Jul 2022

Job no:509750
Work type:full time
Location:Crawley
Categories:Student Administration / Support Services


Student Life UWA

  • Full-time appointment on a fixed term basis to 31 December 2022
  • Base salary range: Level 5: $72,531 – $80,391 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.  With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

About the team 

As part of the Student Life directorate, the focus of the Student Services and Engagement team is delivering an enriching and supported student experience for all students and ensuring consistency of experience across the University.

The team facilitate core student administrative functions and deliver service to support either directly or in partnership with teams across the University at all stages of the student journey from commencement through to graduation.

About the opportunity 

As the appointee you will, under limited direction, provide a high level of administrative support for Work Integrated Learning (WIL) placements and programs.  You will coordinate a range of administrative functions in relation to on boarding practicum students, host organisations and placement opportunities.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or demonstrated equivalent competency
  • Substantial relevant administrative experience at an appropriate level
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly developed organisational skills and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Proficiency in a range of computing skills including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, internet and email
  • Ability to work independently, show initiative and work productively as part of a team

About your application

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description:  Job # 509750 - PD - Placement Officer (WIL).pdf

You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to assist you with compiling statements to answer the selection criteria, please visit Addressing the selection criteria

Closing date: 11:55pm AWST on Monday, 11 July 2022

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details : Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.

  • We have child friendly areas on campus, including childcare facilities. Flexible work arrangements, part-time hours and job sharing will all be considered
  • UWA has been awarded Bronze Employer Status for being a Top Ten Employer for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2021)
  • UWA has also been awarded Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation in 2020

Assistance and Support

UWA is committed to inclusive recruitment and is happy to adjust the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. If you have queries in relation to the application process, please contact talent-hr@uwa.edu.au referencing the 6-digit job reference number and type of communication you prefer, and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your requirements.


Advertised:27 Jun 2022 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close:11 Jul 2022 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time


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