College Manager, Health and Human Sciences

Darwin, Australia
05 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Continuing full time appointment
  • HEW Level 9 Salary $103,752 to $109,577
  • Plus 17% superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave
  • Casuarina Campus

Apply your strong leadership and business management experience and take a lead role in the day-to-day operations or the College of Health and Human Sciences.

Ranked in the top 2% of world universities, CDU is currently placed 31st in the top 100 universities in the world under 50 years of age. 

The College of Health and Human Sciences (one of six Colleges at the University) delivers innovative and contemporary teaching and research in the areas of Biomedical Science, Pharmacy, Psychology, Clinical Science, Exercise and Sport Science, Social Work and Play Therapy. Our range of professionally accredited undergraduate, honours and postgraduate programs cater to students in pursuit of formal health and community worker qualifications, research careers, and those in pursuit of lifelong learning. The College aims to be a provider of transformative skills and learning with a major focus on quality, access and growth.

As College Manager you provide operational management support to the Dean of the College, manage college-level administration, including budget and resource management, and supervision to the administrative staff. Your responsibilities also include contributing to the development and delivery of College and University policies and procedures, and the maintenance of effective internal and external relationships with key domestic and international students.

This is a newly created position as the University moves towards a College based structure, you will need to demonstrate agility and flexibility as the structure settles in and be comfortable managing change.

Ideally, you would hold a postgraduate qualification in business management or a relevant discipline, or have extensive management knowledge with relevant experience. Demonstrated experience in financial planning and management and the ability to deliver positive, innovative solutions to complex strategic and operational issues is essential. Experience working in a health or human sciences would be well received.

For a confidential discussion on this exciting opportunity please contact Leonie Hume on 08 89466944 or via email

Closing date: Sunday, 22 July 2018