Indigenous Support Officer

Melbourne, Australia
03 Nov 2017
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17 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Founded in 1872 as the first college of the University of Melbourne, Trinity College is a vibrant and diverse community committed to providing young talented women and men, with an exceptional education so that they may imagine and achieve a better world. 

The Indigenous Support Officer will join the Residential College staff team and provide the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students of Trinity with tailored support, including in personal, academic and financial matters, to enable them to succeed in university education. The role has been created as a next step in the College’s ongoing and progressive commitment to higher education as a key to reconciliation. 

To be successful in this role you will need to have a tertiary qualification and relevant experience working with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in the higher education sector. You will be passionate about working with students, and ideally have an understanding of the residential collegiate experience.

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary Range: Band Level 3 - FTE $72,000 per annum plus 10% superannuation & 17.5% leave loading

Enquiries: Campbell Bairstow, Dean of the Residential College Phone: 03 9348 7097

Read the Position Description here.

Please submit your resume, a cover letter and seperate document addressing the key responsibilities as outlined in the position description in PDF or Word fromat.   

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications should be emailed to Human Resources, Trinity College: by 4.00 pm Friday 17 November 2017