Team Leader

Location
Bathurst, Australia
Posted
01 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Sep 2017
Ref
95994
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • Full Time, Fixed Term (until June 2019)
  • Level 7 – $81,961 to $89,646 p.a (Plus 17% Superannuation)
  • Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Orange or Wagga Wagga

Staff in the Office for Students work collaboratively with Faculties and Divisions to enhance students’ University experience. We recognise that successful transition into University depends upon a holistic approach involving academic and social integration. Through inclusive practices we build aspiration levels for Higher Education, enhance participation in chosen courses of study and enable people to make smooth transitions into University and into the workforce.

The Access team engage with students with disability to enable their participation in all aspects of the university experience without disadvantage, by facilitating Reasonable Adjustments to learning materials and tasks, as well as in other academic and social areas. Operating within CSU as a multi-campus university, with a dispersed and diverse enrollment, the Team Leader (Access) will advocate for and model services that are student-centred, inclusive and holistic

Working with the Manager Access and Wellbeing, the Team Leader (Access) is responsible for strategic and operational leadership of Student Liaison Officers (Disability and Assistive Technology,) with oversight of work processes, workflow, and responsiveness to needs of Students with Disability. Leadership extends to clinical and service expertise reflecting qualifications and experience, and is available for consultation with team members and broadly across Faculties and Divisions of the University.

The Team Leader may have input on complex cases and directly assist in facilitating practical solutions, as well as managing a fractional caseload. The position will also have input to planning and development for the team, within the frameworks of the Inclusion Directorate and Office for Students, with a focus on developing effective processes, strategic communication with stakeholders, and evaluation and reporting. Developing and maintaining data management systems will be an essential requirement of the latter.

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria listed in the position description.

Applications close: 03 September 2017

Open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants that hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.