Placement Liaison Officer

Job no: 503032
Work type: Continuing - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Administration, Student Services and Learning support, HEO6

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(HEO6) $78,476 to $84,801 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Continuing full-time position available

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Placement Liaison Officer as our student numbers continue to grow!

The Placement Liaison Officer works under general direction to provide a range of administrative tasks that underpin the delivery of placements for the Faculty‚Äôs Coursework programs. The position is responsible for increasing student placements by liaising, negotiating with new and past placement providers. The Placement Liaison Officer also provides high level advice to School and Faculty management on student placements and is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders both internal and external to the University.

 To be successful you will need:

  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills, including the ability to effectively prioritise competing demands to produce timely outcomes.
  • Highly developed research, analytical and writing skills to enable analysis of relevant information and data, and the provision of high quality written reports.
  • High level verbal communication and presentation skills including experience in liaising with and advising people at all levels both internal and external to the organisation.
  • Demonstrated capacity to evaluate, interpret and advise on complex rules, policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to work constructively in a team with proven initiative, flexibility and resilience.

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 Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of five schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 26 September 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Racheal Kennedy
Placements and Internships Coordinator
P: +61 (8) 8313 6219

For application related queries, contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences HR Team

You'll find a full position description below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

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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