Student Success Officer

Job no: 514229
Work type: Fixed term - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Student Services and Learning support

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(HE04) $69,043 - $75,677 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

Fixed term position until 31 December 2024

Student Engagement and Success ensures a rich student experience through delivery of proactive initiatives that support student connections, progression and success during their time at the University of Adelaide. The unit works closely with student representatives and is responsible for orientation, program advice, academic progress and initiatives that support student retention and completion.

This role of Student Success Officer provides support for student experience activities in the Student Success Portfolio. The role is responsible for linking students with high quality program advice, participating in onboarding and enrolment processes, providing support and advice on a range of student administrative matters and contributing to student experience support activities.

To be successful you will need:

  • Demonstrated experience and commitment in delivering customer centred service in a shared service model.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new systems and adopt to new technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience in a high-volume shared service structure providing multi-channel service delivery including face to face and call center responsibilities.
  • The ability to work effectively across omni-service channels to meet demand and the student lifecycle.
  • Proven keyboard skills and demonstrated familiarity with standard 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 culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.

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 division's broader role

The Division of Academic and Student Engagement drives the University's strategic activities in relation to learning and teaching. This includes ensuring all Adelaide students have a quality experience and investing in our academic staff's professional development.

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If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55pm, Sunday 23 June 2024

The University reserves the right to close this advertisement before the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Henry Taylor
Team Leader, Student Success, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
P: +61 (8) 313 9086

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

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Female applicants, people with a disability and/or and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. 

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