Manager, Learning Experience Team

Lismore, Australia
10 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Excellent full-time, continuing opportunity, located at Lismore
  • Remuneration package up to $133,915
  • Management role in student learning support

About the role

The Manager, Learning Experience Team (LET) will work closely with the Senior Manager, Student Outreach in the design, delivery and evaluation of a wide range of student centred initiatives directly aimed at enhancing students study success and connection with the University.

The Manager will lead a cross-skilled team in the development and delivery of a range of learning experience services and support.

About you

We are seeking applications from candidates with substantial experience in a tertiary student learning support environment. You will demonstrate the ability to lead multi-disciplinary teams and drive performance and innovation.  You will be committed to creating opportunities for students to maximise their success.

To be successful in this role you will be able to effectively collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to develop programs and resources that support the work group’s purpose. Your awareness of industry trends in learning support and the challenges faced by students in contemporary learning environments will be utilised to inform decision making and strategy.

About us

Southern Cross University, ranked in the top 150 universities in the world under 50 years old (Times Higher Education University Rankings, 2019), is a progressive, young and connected research university. Our campuses are located in sub-tropical areas of outstanding natural beauty. Lismore is the business and government centre of the Northern Rivers region of NSW. With a population of approximately 45,000, Lismore enjoys all the amenities you would expect of a vibrant, regional city.

The portfolio of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Students) (DCVS) has a focus on positive student life and support for students with an aim to improve engagement and retention. Within the DVCS portfolio, Student Outreach is responsible for the provision of programs of activity and support in areas ranging from sporting life, safety and wellbeing, accommodation, along with approaches and resources that support learning and assessment.

Southern Cross University is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent; and equity target groups including women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people who identify as LGBTIQ. The University is a proud participant in the Athena SWAN gender equity accreditation program and has committed to the 10 principles of the Athena SWAN Charter. 

Southern Cross University offers flexible work arrangements, generous parental and carer’s leave provisions, wellbeing initiatives, professional learning opportunities, mentoring programs and support to undertake further study.

Applications close at 9:00am AEDT on Thursday, 24, October 2019.

To view the full position advertisement and details of the application process please click on the APPLY button where you will be redirected to the Southern Cross University website. The Vacancy ID is 19108.