Administrative Assistant (Indigenous Applicants Only)

at University of Melbourne

Only Indigenous Australians are eligible to apply as this position is exempt under the Special Measure Provision, Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2011 (Vic). 

The Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development plays a vital role in connecting students and staff at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music with ancient and contemporary Indigenous Arts practices. The Wilin Centre supports the employment of Indigenous artists, academics and professional staff and is a driving force behind the development of national and international arts projects and programs.

About the Role

Reporting to the Wilin Centre Coordinator, the Administrative Assistant is required to perform general administrative duties at the Southbank office of the Wilin Centre and provide administrative services to support the efficient and effective management of the Wilin Centre's programs and curriculum activities.

About you

The appointee is required to display a high level of professionalism, regularly interacting with the internal and external community as well as dealing with confidential and sensitive issues and documentation. In addition, the appointee will demonstrate a willingness to work in an educational environment where good communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively as part of a wider team is necessary.


Based in the beautiful Southbank Campus of The University of Melbourne, you will work nestled amongst Melbourne's major arts and cultural organisations and venues. You will have the convenience of great transport links to the rest of the city with the serenity of the Botanical Gardens close by.

The Details

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