Careers Consultant, UNSW Careers and Employment

Sydney, Australia
06 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Career development learning and support through seminars, targeted career development programs and individual consultations
  • Be part of a collaborative, highly committed and innovative careers team
  • Contribute to the employability and career success of UNSW students
  • L7/8 - $91,755- $115,564 + super + leave loading 

The Organisation

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work. We aspire to be Australia’s global university, improving and transforming lives through excellence in research, outstanding education and a commitment to advancing a just society. 

Careers and Employment offers a range of courses, programs, services, events and resources for students aimed at building the necessary skills to gain part-time, internship and graduate employment. They include working with academics to embed career development learning within the curriculum, development and delivery of co-curricular career education seminars, individual career advice sessions with students; a range of employer programs and several niche career development programs.

The Opportunities

Reporting to the Senior Careers Consultant, you will develop, deliver and manage strategic and targeted career development learning activities and innovative programs and resources to facilitate the development of graduate attributes and broader employability skills for UNSW students.


  • 1 x full-time, continuing role –  ref 494255
  • 1 x Fixed term contract to 25th January 2019 – ref 494257
  • 1 x Fixed term contract to 19th December 2019 – ref 494258

About the successful applicants

You can demonstrate your experience developing, delivering and evaluating career development and work integrated learning programs for higher education students. Knowledge of online learning platforms, such as Moodle and membership (or eligible) of the National Association of Graduate Career Advisory Services (NAGCAS) are highly desirable. For specific requirements, please view the position description. 

To Apply: If empowering UNSW students and graduates with the skills to successfully develop their careers is of interest to you, please submit your CV, cover letter and responses to selection criteria nominated in the Position Description. 


Shiree Thomas

Talent Acquisition Consultant


T: +61 2 9385 2401

Applications close: 11 pm, Sunday 5th August 2018

UNSW aspires to be the exemplar Australian university and employer of choice for people from diverse backgrounds.  Indigenous Australians are encouraged to apply. 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.

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