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Team Leader - UAC Admissions

Apply now Job no: 500755
Work type: Full Time
Vacancy type: Internal Vacancy
Categories: Administration


  • Great opportunity to shape, lead and manage Undergraduate and Preparatory coursework admissions services
  • Be part of a vibrant team who deliver admissions services to contribute to the success of the University

The Role
Reporting to the Admissions Manager, you will play an important role in leading and coaching your team to provide expert advice and service on the processes, policies, rules governing the admissions of under-graduate and preparatory (diploma and foundation) coursework students received via direct application to the University or the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

You will have excellent organisational, analytical and relationship management skills which enable you to make a positive contribution to exceptional student experience.

Selection Criteria
To be considered for this position, applicants must respond to the selection criteria below and attach as a separate document in the application process:

  • Excellent management skills and the capability to prioritise, set targets, and manage activities to meet deadlines within a team environment 
  • Demonstrated experience in providing coaching and feedback to build a productive and cohesive team environment
  • Demonstrated capacity to show initiative, in identifying and implementing process improvements in a dynamic environment 
  • Demonstrated experience in providing expert advice in accordance with University and UAC guidelines
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills for the provision of exceptional customer service
  • Strong analytical skills and experience with complex student administration systems and UAC systems
  • Demonstrated experience in managing UAC processes and systems.

For further information regarding this role please view the position description below.

Salary: from $96,328 – $107,186 per annum (HEW Level 8)

Position Description: Download File Team Leader - UAC Admissions_HEW 8_Mar2017.docx

Appointment Type: Full-time, fixed term (until 31 December 2017)

Specific Role Enquiries: Sally Kwan, Lifecycle Manager on

General Recruitment Enquiries: Jason Abbott, HR Graduate Intern on

Applications Close: Monday, 24 April at 11:55pm (AEST) 

Macquarie University is an EO Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); Indigenous Australians, people who identify as GLBTI; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Applications need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system please contact the enquiries person listed in this advertisement for assistance.

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