School Manager

Monash University
February 14, 2023
Offerd Salary:$172,393
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School Manager

Job No.: 647074

Location: The Alfred Centre

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 3-year fixed-term appointment with the opportunity for renewal

Remuneration: $172,393 pa HEW Level 10A (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions
  • There's a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It's the feeling that you're a part of something special. Something significant. So if you're looking for the next chapter in your career, it's here. You'll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that's filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.

    The Opportunity

    The Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (FMNHS), is the largest faculty at Monash University and offers the most comprehensive suite of professional health training in Victoria. We consistently rank in the top 40 universities worldwide for clinical, pre-clinical and health sciences.

    Contributing to the global health care agenda, the Faculty aspires to lead in all areas of research activity and influence local, national and international policy to improve health and social outcomes and health inequalities. We've made a major impact in the world of medical research and become globally recognised for our quality education of over 41,000 doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals.

    Within the FMNHS and based at the Alfred precinct in Prahran, the Central Clinical School (CCS) is a centre for clinical and biomedical research and education and a core hub for translational research and medicine, covering a great breadth of subject areas.

    CCS is currently searching for a new School Manager, a role critical to effective leadership and management of professional and academic support services across the School. The School Manager is the most senior professional staff member in the School and is responsible for planning and managing business and professional service functions. This includes budgeting and financial planning, external relationships, recruitment, communications aswell as planning and resources.

    The appointee is expected to work closely with the Head of School and Faculty to attract high calibre researchers and their groups to the School while also ensuring succession planning is in place for key roles.

    As the successful candidate you will be responsible for providing vision, administrative leadership, development opportunities and mentoring to dedicated school and shared services staff to create a highly engaged workforce, whilst also promoting a work culture that supports the ongoing growth and development of the school.

    It is expected that the appointee will have a relevant postgraduate qualification and extensive experience at senior management level within a complex management environment or; an equivalent combination of relevant experience and education/training.

    If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus we look forward to hearing from you.

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

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    This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

    The successful applicant will need to possess a current valid Police and Finance check.

    Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


    Professor Terence O'Brien, Head of Central Clinical School, +61 3 9903 0855

    Position Description

    School Manager

    Closing Date

    Tuesday 14 February 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

    At Monash University, the health, safety and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors is our top priority. In accordance with the Pandemic Orders issued by the Victorian Government Health Minister, we require all staff working or placed in healthcare facilities to be fully vaccinated (boosted) against COVID-19 or have an approved medical exemption from receiving a COVID-19 vaccine in order to attend these locations.

    For the latest information on COVID-19 at Monash, please visit our website.

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