Careers Adviser, Curriculum and ePortfolio

Brisbane, Australia
06 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Student Employability Centre

The Student Employability Centre is custodian of the UQ Employability Award, and coordinates and promotes a wide range of activities across UQ that empower students to enhance their employability including: global mobility; entrepreneurship and innovation; volunteering and mentoring; undergraduate research experiences; and leadership development opportunities.

The Centre enhances student employability through a focus on experiential learning, ensuring that students are able to capitalise on the benefits of the University’s diversity, research reputation and capacity, international partnerships, and strong links with industry and the professions. The Centre also provides financial supports to enable students to access experiences, as well as supports to translate, articulate, and transfer these experiences into the workplace. The role

This position supports and delivers Career Development Learning (CDL) activities and resources to enhance the employability of UQ’s students. As a Curriculum and ePortfolio Specialist, this role will work in partnership with academics, the Institute of Teaching and Learning Innovation (ITaLI), and the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Coordinator to identify and develop CDL opportunities within the curriculum. The Adviser plays a key role in raising awareness of, and supporting students’ use of, ePortfolio as part of employability enhancement at UQ.

The person

Applicants should possess qualifications in relevant disciplines. You should have experience delivering Career Development Learning, and developing resources and training materials, and an understanding of the value of utilising an ePortfolio to evidence employability development. You will have a strong desire to support the employability development of students, project management skills, and will be able to work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders.  

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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This is a full-time, continuing or fixed term appointment at HEW Level 7. The remuneration package will be in the range $83,633 - $91,350 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $97,851 - $106,879 p.a.).

The University of Queensland also offers other competitive options including salary sacrificing, on campus childcare, leave packaging and discounted private health insurance as well as many other benefits.

Position Description

2018 - Career Adviser (Curriculum and ePortfolio).pdf


To discuss this role please contact Anna Richards on +61 7 3365 3068 or email

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

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You must have valid Australian work rights to apply for this role. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.