Coordinator, Professional Placements

Swinburne University of Technology

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HEW 5 $68,506 – $75,176 + 17% superannuation
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Reporting to the Manager Operations, Professional Placements, the Coordinator, Professional Placements operates within a shared services model and is accountable for the provision of effective and efficient coordination of placement services across the University.

This will include the provision of advice and services to managers, staff, students and external customers across a broad range of professional placement issues and related functions, with emphasis on ensuring the day-to- day operational aspects of the Professional Placements Office run smoothly and efficiently.

Skills and experience
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Completion of a degree or; an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.
  • Demonstrated experience in the provision of high level, quality administrative and support services within a demanding, client focused environment
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and responsive to client needs and a commitment to continuous improvement.

A full list of the selection criteria is available within the position description

Further information, contacts and support
To start an application click on 'begin' at the bottom of this page and submit a resume, cover letter and response to the Key Selection Criteria, as listed in the Position Description below.

For further information about the position, please contact Louise Gravina, Senior Student Placement Manager on 03 9214 6087 or via email

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on

Should you require further support for an interview due to special needs or consideration, please contact our Diversity Consultant, Dr. Walter Robles, on For support or queries related to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment, please contact

Position number: 30317
Applications close at 11.59pm, Sunday 24 March 2019

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