The NTEU (NSW) is seeking to employ a part-time (0.6)Organiser, for a period of 6 months on a fixed-term contract to replace a staff member who is going on leave at the University of New South Wales, branch of the NTEU.

The NTEU is a federally registered union with coverage of academic and general staff in higher education.


General administration support for the Branch and its Committees, Branch organising, recruitment and campaign activities, maintenance and servicing of Branch delegates’ and other activists’ networks, promoting the professional interests of and communication with members, and providing them with advice and assistance.


Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent; experience in the trade union movement and a commitment to union principles, advocacy, organising, campaigning skills, word processing, ability to set priorities when faced with competing demands, and database management skills.


Knowledge of the higher education industry; demonstrated negotiating skills, electronic communication skills, and experience in production of print media.

SALARY: Salary range is as per NTEU National Staff Agreement Level 5 ($78,032 - $84,366 pro rata, plus 17% superannuation).

Applications addressing both the essential and desirable requirements of the position, including the names and contact details of two referees, should be sent to the NSW Division Secretary, Mr Michael Thomson, by post: NTEU (NSW), Level 1, 55 Holt Street, Surry Hills, NSW, 2010 or email:  mthomson@nteu.org.au by COB   May 26th,  2017.

For a copy of the Position Description please contact Kerrie Barathy on (02) 8066 6600. 

Further inquiries should be addressed by email to the Secretary, mthomson@nteu.org.au

 NTEU is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Nation al Tertiary Education Union (NSW)

Closing Date

Friday, May 26, 2017

Closing Time

06:00 PM


Level 1 55 Holt Street
Surry Hills, NSW 2010

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Contact Name

Michael Thomson, NSW Division Secretary

Contact Email

Contact Phone

(02) 8066 6600

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