Australian Catholic University (ACU) is an inclusive community which welcomes students and staff of all beliefs. ACU has over 2,500 staff supporting more than 34,000 students across eight campuses – Adelaide, Ballarat, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, North Sydney, Strathfield and Rome. We’ve also partnered with Blacktown City Council to open a new ACU campus in Blacktown, Western Sydney, in 2021.
As valued members of our community, all staff members are expected to have an understanding of ACU’s mission and values and to demonstrate an active contribution to them.
Education Pathways is responsible for access, pathways, transition and student experience of commencing domestic and international students across all ACU campuses. The unit supports a range of ACU institutional strategies and strategic priorities led by the Office of the Provost and the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Global and Education Pathways. Education Pathways provide access to, participation and success in tertiary education for a range of student cohorts, including equity groups, school and non-school leavers.
National Manager Diploma Programs is responsible for growth and management of diploma pathway programs (AQF Levels V and VI) from ideation to implementation, and for providing academic and operational leadership to all Diploma Programs within Education Pathways. Providing leadership includes developing and maintaining relevant curriculum, ensuring utilisation of transition pedagogy and creating a supportive learning environment for students. The National Manager Diploma Programs must prioritise student engagement in active learning and enhance student experience by facilitating engagement within the wider university.
More specifically the role entails:
You will need to have:
The University pursues an excellence agenda and offers an environment where staff are welcomed and safe, and valued through development, participation and involvement.
How to Apply:
Applicants are expected to address all selection criteria listed in the position description. To apply for this role click the “Apply” link below. Visit Hints and Tips on how to apply.
Total remuneration valued to $135,972 total rem – $145,092 total rem pa, including salary component $114,981 – $122,776 pa (Higher Education Worker Level 9), employer contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
General enquiries can be sent to Marta Skrbis at Marta.Skrbis@acu.edu.au
Only candidates with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.
Equal Opportunity and Privacy of personal information is University policy. For more details visit: www.acu.edu.au/careers
Applications Close: 11:55 pm on Monday 28 September 2020
ACU is committed to diversity and social inclusion in its employment practices. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse groups are encouraged.