Education Administrator

Randwick, Australia
15 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
08 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

  • One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities
  • Small high-performing team
  • Insert exciting point

Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

  • $82,417-$87,919 pa. plus (17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Fixed Term 3-year contract
  • Full-time (35 hours per week)
  • UNSW Kensington campus and Sydney CBD offices

The Opportunity

The Centre for Social Impact (CSI) UNSW is seeking a highly motivated, personable and efficient Education Administrator with experience in university student administration systems. This position is the key contact for Social Impact students and includes a broad range of student and teaching administrative responsibilities such as recruitment of new students; customer service to current students, external stakeholders; administrative support to the teaching team; and online teaching platform (Moodle) support. This role will be based primarily at the UNSW Kensington campus but will also work from the Sydney CBD office as required.

About the successful applicant:

We seek an independent, pro-active Education Administrator with demonstrated experience with university student administration systems and online teaching platforms (eg Moodle). You will have exceptional organisational and time management skills and demonstrate a methodical yet pragmatic approach to problem solving. You will operate with a pro-active and helpful attitude, be compassionate and patient, respectful and inclusive, engaged and dependable.

The Organisation

The Centre for Social Impact (CSI) is a national research and education centre dedicated to catalysing social change for a better world. CSI is built on the foundation of three of Australia’s leading universities: UNSW Sydney, The University of Western Australia, and Swinburne University of Technology.

Our research develops and brings together knowledge to understand current social challenges and opportunities; our postgraduate and undergraduate education develops social impact leaders; and we aim to catalyse change by drawing on these foundations and translating knowledge, creating leaders, developing usable resources, and reaching across traditional divides to facilitate collaborations.

The Centre operates in alignment with the UNSW Business School and is a critical work unit responsible for delivery of academic priorities of the University and in interactions with students, alumni, industry, government, professional bodies and the community.

To Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter (addressing the selection criteria in the Position Description). Please note all documentation must be in pdf format. You must be an Australian citizen or have Australian work rights for the duration of the fixed term role.

Close date: 11:59pm, Sunday 8 October 2017

Contact: Megan Day, Operations Manager,


T: +61 2 8936 0932

UNSW aspires to be the exemplar Australian university and employer of choice for people from diverse backgrounds. UNSW aims to ensure equality in recruitment, development, retention and promotion of staff, and that no-one is disadvantaged on the basis of their gender, cultural background, disability, sexual orientation or identity. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria to apply.