Outreach Program Officer

Brisbane, Australia
09 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Office of Domestic Student Recruitment

The Office of Domestic Student Recruitment (DSR) has an important mandate for attracting academically-capable students from throughout Queensland and Australia. The Office is responsible for domestic student recruitment, engagement with secondary schools, and a range of Outreach programs aimed at increasing the tertiary study and career aspirations of students from low socio-economic backgrounds.

Career progression and staff development are key elements of the work environment, in which achievement is recognised and rewarded.

Information about the Office of Domestic Student Recruitment may be accessed on the website at http://www.uq.edu.au/opsse.

The Role

To provide administrative, organisational and event planning assistance for the University’s School Outreach Program and assist in the implementation and face-to-face delivery of outreach activities to target schools. The role will require regular travel to participate in career markets, regional events and parent information evenings.

The Person

The successful applicant should possess a Bachelor degree in education, humanities, administration and communications or other related disciplines with relevant working experience, or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and education/training. Excellent interpersonal, relationship management, and presentation skills are important. Eligibility for Queensland Government Blue Card and a current open driver's license are also essential.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment at HEW Level 5. Remuneration package will be in the range of $66,347.80 - $74,098.94 p.a. plus employer superannuation contributions of 9.5% (total package will be in the range of $72,650.84 - $81,138.34p.a.).

Position Description

Download File 3025656_Outreach Program Officer.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Mr Matt Hoskins, Manager, UQ Young Achiever & Outreach Programs, on +61 7 3346 9746 or email m.hoskins@uq.edu.au

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