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Deakin University

Casual Admissions Officer

Job Description 

Work type: Casual
Categories: Student Services

Employment Type: Casual

Casual Hourly rate: Casual HEW 6 ($55.99 per hour + 11% superannuation)

Location: Melbourne Burwood Campus or Geelong Waurn Ponds campus (Flexible)

The Role:

The Admissions Officer will support in the admission and RPL processes of the University including the assessment of course applications and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). The position involves addressing customer enquiries, providing accurate and timely information, producing correspondence, managing data entry and other related administrative tasks. Additionally, this role will actively engage with internal and external stakeholders and contribution to the overall admissions processes of Deakin University’s.

To be successful, you will have:

  • A Degree with subsequent relevant experience; or
  • Extensive experience and specialist knowledge in admissions and RPL or
  • An equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training
  • Knowledge of course, admissions and RPL practice and process in an education environment

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • Investigate and probe for the facts, identify relevant course entry options and select the most appropriate from the range of requirements or alternatives
  • Assess course and RPL applications against relevant entry requirements as determined with key stakeholders and university policies and procedures
  • Provide accurate advice to prospective students on the course and RPL applications process and practice
  • Build new and productive relationships with a diverse range of stakeholder
  • Develop and implement practical, accessible course and RPL support solutions based on stakeholder requirements

Additional Comments:

  • Domestic Admissions is looking for casual staff who will be available to work from November to March and assist with VTAC selection.
  • This role requires the incumbent to apply for and maintain a Working With Children Check.

About us:

The flexible learning options we provide our students and our diverse team of professionals and academic experts has enabled us to achieve a 5-star rating by the prestigious university ranking organisation Quacquarelli Symonds. For eight consecutive years, we’ve achieved the highest level of overall student satisfaction among Victorian universities.

We have a network of campuses, learning centres and research centres across Victoria and corporate offices in Melbourne, China, Indonesia, India and Sri Lanka. Our online Cloud campus provides more than 13,000 students with access to state-of-the-art digital tools and direct access to world-renowned academics.

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