Senior Coordinator Placement Operations

Location
Bundoora, Australia
Posted
06 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Jan 2018
Ref
553184
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Strong relationship management and leadership focused role at our Bundoora campus.
  • Full-time, continuing $91,330 - $104,909 per annum plus 17% superannuation.

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turns 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

About the role

Play a key role managing the Placements Operations team, including the provision of day-to-day leadership and supervision of Placements Operation staff, which provides a range of administrative services to support the delivery of professional, clinical and work integrated learning activities across the College.

This role will provide strategic support and advice, develop systems and programs and identify trends and opportunities in Placement Operations, negotiate solutions and maintain productive relationships both internal and external to La Trobe.

Skills & Experience

Demonstrated management and leadership skills,, the ability to manage multiple stakeholders and build effective relationships, experience in developing and implementing new processes and system and developing innovative solutions and contributing to strategic planning is essential in this role.

Experience in the use of placement systems (eg InPlace and Placeright), with the ability to further develop processes to efficiently implement the systems is highly advantageous. 

Closing date: 2nd of January 2018

Position Enquiries: Martine Davis T: 03 9479 2935

Please submit a current C.V and a single one page opening cover letter, highlighting your strengths. Addressing the key selection criteria is not required for this role.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.