Senior Coordinator, Work Integrated Learning

Bundoora, Australia
06 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
27 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Bundoora Location
  • Full-Time, Continuing Position
  • $93,819 - $105,657 p.a. + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences comprises three Academic Clusters (Allied Health, Applied Health, and Biomedical Sciences). Primarily based at the RMIT Bundoora campus the School undertakes teaching and research across ten disciplines: Chinese Medicine, Chiropractic, Exercise Science, Human Biosciences, Laboratory Medicine, Medical Radiations, Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychology and Osteopathy. Many of the School's programs utilise Work Integrated Learning as an intrinsic part of their teaching both through placements in partner industries and through the University's student led Clinic located at Bundoora's University Hill.

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role

The Senior Coordinator, Work Integrated Learning (WIL) will be responsible for the coordination, development, delivery and evaluation of the School's Work Integrated Learning and Student Mobility programs across a range of health related programs (Chinese Medicine, Chiropractic, Exercise Science, Laboratory Medicine, Medical Radiations, Nursing, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacy and Osteopathy) working in close collaboration with Academic staff and external stakeholders.

Your Responsibilities

The Senior Coordinator will oversee the Work Integrated Learning Team to ensure that the operational structure and standard procedures are in place to ensure that the accredited placement requirements for the School are met. This includes the delivery of placement management for 17 programs; approximately 2500 students; 4000 placements and 1000 industry partners.

Skills & Experience Required

You will have extensive experience in negotiating and influencing external organisations, with the ability to act strategically and provide high level advice to the School Executive, College and University regarding WIL challenges for health accredited programs. A proven experience in leading and influencing academic staff to ensure compliance for WIL and international mobility programs will be essential to your success in the role.

To Apply

For further information please contact Helen McPartlan on +61 3 9925 7062 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 558899.

Applications close on Monday 27th November 2017.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.

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