Programs Coordinator (HEO 7)

The University of South Australia
SA - Metro
Closing Date
Tue, 24th September 2019
Position Type
Full Time
$87,067 - $97,750 per annum (plus super)
SA - Metro

About the Job

MOD. is a strategic venture for the University of South Australia, aspiring to be Australia’s leading future-focused museum, provoking new ideas at the intersection of science, art and innovation. It aims to engage nationally on science and science outreach; inspiring young adults to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths, and to continue an on-going relationship with these disciplines throughout their lifetime.

In this exciting role, the Programs Coordinator will be responsible for leading the design, development and delivery of public and education programs within MOD. You will work closely with the Director: MOD. to ensure that all aspects of program development and management is in accordance with MOD.’s mission and objectives are delivered on time, on budget, and to a high standard.

Skills and Experience

You will have a tertiary qualification in a relevant field or demonstrated equivalent skills, knowledge and experience along with demonstrated experience in a communications or operations role. You will also have excellent project management skills and experience in managing multiple projects with tight deadlines. You will have demonstrated an ability to interpret conceptual and complex information and deliver it in a way that is appropriate for different audiences, including sourcing content and writing for different channels. You will be passionate about science and technology, process orientated, well organised, and a team player with a can do attitude.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter for the role to Julie Bennett, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number 1973.

Applications close: 11.30pm Tuesday 24 September 2019

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

Pursuant to the Children's Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current Working with Children Check (WWCC).


For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number 1973.

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