Senior Governance And Policy Co Ordinator

at La Trobe University

  • Support the Board of Graduate Research
  • Full time, continuing based at our Melbourne (Bundoora) campus
  • $92,830 - $106,409 per annum plus up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

About the role

In this role you will provide high level support and advice to the Dean of Graduate Studies, review, develop and communicate new policies and procedures while contributing to other areas of policy within the University. You will prepare papers for submission and act as Executive Officer to the Board of Graduate Research. You will also manage the investigation of potential research misconduct, candidates making unsatisfactory progress in their degree and support the review of higher degree by research degrees at La Trobe.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will have completed a degree in a relevant field and possess extensive experience or have the equivalent training, experience and knowledge. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential. You will also have the demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage several projects concurrently.

Please refer to the Position Description(s) for other skills and experience required for this role.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


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How to Apply

Closing date: Sunday 23 September, 11.55PM

Position Enquiries: Clare McCausland - Senior Manager, Graduate Research School.

Position Description below:

Download File Senior Governance and Policy Coordinator.pdf

This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.

Please address Key Selection Criteria and attach these with your application.

La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact HR Assist on 9479 1234.

To apply and to view position description please visit and search for position no. 557222 under current vacancies.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the SAGE Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.

Melbourne Victoria Australia

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