Outreach and Access Coordinator

Sydney, Australia
Base Salary $97K + 17% superannuation
22 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
29 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Full time, fixed term until 30 December 2022
  • Fantastic opportunity to drive promotional initiatives to underrepresented cohorts
  • Base Salary $97K + 17% superannuation

About the opportunity

The Outreach and Access Coordinator works under the guidance of the Outreach and Access Manager and implements programs and projects to support the recruitment and access initiatives outlined within the Domestic Student Recruitment and Widening Participation Strategies. This includes the coordination of outreach activities and Information sessions on and off campus, and coordination of undergraduate admissions entry pathways and promotion of the pathways offered by the University.

Due to the nature of the seasonality of workflow there will be a need to work flexibly throughout the year and there may be leave restrictions applied during the peak period.

About you

  • previously worked within the high school, VET or higher education sector, ideally with underrepresented cohorts
  • strong planning and time management skills in the context of multiple concurrent projects
  • a high level of oral and written communication skills with the ability to work effectively with a variety of stakeholders both internally and externally
  • Ability to work autonomously to deliver successful projects, while also acting as a key team player
  • exhibits high attention to detail across competing deadlines.

To keep our community safe, please be aware of our COVID safety precautions which form our conditions of entry for all staff, students and visitors coming to campus.

Sponsorship / work rights for Australia

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For a continuing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

Australian Temporary Residents currently employed at the University of Sydney may be considered for a fixed term contract for the length of their visa, depending on the requirements of the hiring area and the position.

Pre-employment checks

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

This position is designated as involving child-related work. To undertake or remain in this position, you are required to apply for and obtain a Working with Children Check clearance in accordance with the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012.

EEO statement

At the University of Sydney, our shared values include diversity and inclusion and we strive to be a place where everyone can thrive. We are committed to creating a University community which reflects the wider community that we serve. We deliver on this commitment through our people and culture programs, as well as key strategies to increase participation and support the careers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, women, people living with a disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and those who identify as LGBTIQ. We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

How to apply

Applications (including a cover letter, CV, and any additional supporting documentation) can be submitted via the Apply button at the top of the page.

For employees of the University or contingent workers, please login into your Workday account and navigate to the Career icon on your Dashboard. Click on USYD Find Jobs and apply.

For a confidential discussion about the role, or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application, please contact the HR Service Centre on +61 2 9351 2000 or Riviera Son, Recruitment Operations by email to

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Applications Close

Wednesday 29 June 2022 11:59 PM

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