Student Support Advisor

New South Wales, Australia
Friday, 29 November 2019
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time


  • Fixed term, part-time appointment (to November 2020, 1 day per week)

Student Support and Transition provides services, programs and resources that facilitate student support and transition into, through, and out of the university learning environment - fostering student progress, retention and development of the graduate qualities. Student Support & Transition sits within the portfolio of the PVC (Students) who oversees the delivery strategy for support services that improve students’ transition into UOW at all UOW domestic campuses.

The Student Support Advisor assists students to identify inhibitors to study success and a plan of action to maximise their study success and achieve a positive student experience whilst at University. The role assists in the delivery of programs to maximise good mental health of all students and to develop personal resilience and leadership skills students need as University students and graduates.

The Support Advisor (SSA) works collaboratively with the full range of support services at UOW and in the Community, and with multiple stakeholders within the Faculty to assist students to achieve study success. This includes close referral partnerships with the Counselling, Disability Service, and external agencies. The SSA would be a member of the Student Support team co-located in a Facility.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria within the online application. For more information about this role please contact Petria McGoldrick (02) 4221 4372.

Note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

The University of Wollongong is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, and a recognised leader in gender equality, we encourage and welcome applications from a diverse range of backgrounds and people including: culturally and linguistically diverse, women, disability, LGBTIQ+, and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Australians.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Batemans Bay
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Part-time
Closing Date: 12/12/2019, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level 6/7: $78,183 - $86,811 (pro rata) + superannuation
HR Contact: Alison Miller
Contact Email:

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