Position: Higher Education Officer Level 5
Employment Type: Fixed Term – November 2025
Location: Bedford Park / Kaurna Country
Salary Range: $77,686 – $85,736 p.a.
About Flinders International Student Services:
Flinders International Student Services consists of International Recruitment, International Partnerships, and International Student Services. They lead the university’s international strategy and ensure that internationalization is integrated into teaching, research, and engagement activities. The International Student Services team is the main contact point for all international students at Flinders University campuses in Australia. They provide various programs and support services for studying and socializing, as well as referring students to on-campus and community services.
About the Role:
As a member of a multicultural team, you will provide support to international students to help them succeed at Flinders University. The role focuses on fulfilling the university’s obligations to international students with scholarships from the Australian government and foreign sponsoring agencies. Your responsibilities will include pre-departure activities, orientation assistance, on-campus activities, and collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. You’ll also have the opportunity to have fun with the close-knit team.
We are seeking a customer-focused individual who can navigate complex university and government policies to provide efficient support and advice to international students. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential to maintain strong relationships with staff, students, and industry stakeholders. You should also have the ability to communicate complex matters in a cross-cultural environment. Attention to detail, prioritization skills, and a commitment to high-quality service delivery are crucial. Requirements for this role include a degree qualification or equivalent experience, analytical and written communication skills, knowledge of university policies and procedures, proficiency in a language other than English, and financial skills or experience.
Life at Flinders:
Flinders University is committed to providing contemporary and rewarding learning and work environments. We value excellence, innovation, courage, and integrity. Our inclusive culture celebrates diversity and promotes equality and opportunity for all. At Flinders, you’ll enjoy benefits such as superannuation, salary packaging options, flexible working arrangements, professional development opportunities, and a vibrant campus life.
As part of this position, a valid National Police Certificate and a current Working With Children Check are required. Compliance with the Flinders University COVID-19 Vaccination Policy may also be necessary.
How to Apply:
To apply, please visit the Jobs@Flinders website and submit a Suitability Statement addressing the Key Position Capabilities outlined in the position description. The deadline for applications is 11:59 pm on Sunday, October 22, 2023. Late applications and agency submissions will not be accepted.
At Flinders University, we value diversity and encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and identities, including Indigenous peoples, people of different ages, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities
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