Senior Coordinator - Educational Partnerships

La Trobe University
February 01, 2023
Offerd Salary:$105,603 – $116,170
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Contract Type:Fixed Term 31/12/20
Working Time:Part time
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Senior Coordinator - Educational Partnerships

Job No.: 565543

Work type: Fixed Term

  • Part Time, 15.5 hours per week (preference to work across Wednesday – Friday
  • Fixed Term - 31/12/2024
  • Located at Bendigo Campus
  • Salary based on FTE Equivalent $105,603 – $116,170 per annum inclusive of 17% super
  • About the position

    This position is in the Widening Participation and Outreach department within the Office of the Provost. Widening Participation and Outreach is responsible for activities and programs that inform post-secondary school aspiration and raise student achievement, as well as academic pathway and enabling programs for school students and mature-aged students. We are also the key contact point for academic outreach activities that connect secondary schools with our academic community.

    This position is within the Educational Partnerships team, reporting to the Outreach Advisor. Educational Partnerships partners with over 30 schools across Victoria, working to increase the participation of young people from comparatively educationally disadvantaged backgrounds by informing post-school aspirations and raising academic achievement. As part of the team, the incumbent works with secondary school teachers and leaders and University academic colleagues in the development and delivery of outreach activities that meet the strategic objectives of the University.

    Skills and Experience

  • A formal school or tertiary teaching qualification, e.g. B.Ed, M.Ed, or an equivalent alternate combination of relevant knowledge, training and/or experience.
  • Proven ability to develop, implement and refine innovative activities that raise achievement, awareness, and higher education aspirations, particularly for under-represented students.
  • High level interpersonal skills, especially the capacity to work collaboratively and cooperatively across partner schools and the University.
  • Demonstrated experience in program/event management and development, and ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice.
  • Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

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  • 17% employer contributed superannuation
  • On site child care facilities
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Discounts for staff and their family members to study a range of La Trobe courses
  • How to apply

    Closing date: Wednesday 1st February, 2023, 11:55pm

    Position Enquiries: Philip Guerin, Outreach Advisor, Email: [email protected], Phone 03 9479 4790

    Recruitment Enquiries: Vicki Stavrou, Senior Talent Acquisition Business Partner, Email [email protected], Phone 03 9479 5191

    Position Description below:

    PD-Senior Coordinator Educational Partnerships.pdf

    Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up-to-date resume and
  • Response to Key Selection Criteria located in the position description.
  • Why La Trobe:

  • Develop your career at an innovative, global university where you'll collaborate with community and industry to create impact.
  • Enjoy working on our inspiring and stunning campuses – the perfect hub for industry, students and academics
  • Help transform the lives of students, partners and communities now and in future
  • 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.

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