Internships Support Officer


Adelaide, SA

Posted 11/9/2019

(HEO4) $62,661 to $68,720 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Continuing, full time position

Opportunity to provide student support in the delivery of student internship activities and build collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders including industry partners

Working under general direction, the Internships Support Officer supports the provision of internships by providing administrative and student support that underpins the delivery of internships activities for the Faculty’s coursework programs. The position maintains system data and records, responds to queries and provides information to students, staff and external stakeholders.

Some out of hours work may be required.

To be successful you will need:

  • Experience in contributing to the delivery of a range of student related and/or administrative functions including excellent organisational and time management skills to prioritise and manage work with strong attention to detail
  • Developed interpersonal communication skills (both written and verbal) including the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders in a responsive manner to provide effective and responsive customer service
  • Demonstrated ability to take direction and work independently or collaboratively as part of a team
  • High level skills in the use of computers and computer software, including standard MS Office applications

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Arts is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership in a diverse range of disciplines clustered around the arts, humanities and social sciences. It currently serves the needs of around 5000 enrolled students, many graduates going on to become leading politicians, policy makers, historians, curators, musicians and writers.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 24 November 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Jessica Merrick
Manager, Student and Learning Services
P: +61 (8) 8313 0298
E: [email protected]

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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