NTEU QLD Branch Organiser

The NTEU Queensland Division is seeking to employ a Branch Organiser to be located at the University of Southern Queensland. The Branch Office is located at the Toowoomba Campus, though the position involves regular travel to all USQ campuses. This is a part-time, permanent position at three days per week (0.6).

The NTEU is a federally registered union with coverage of academic and general staff in higher education. The Queensland Division covers all workers in all Queensland universities and associated student organisations, research institutes and companies.


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 training, advice and assistance.


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


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


Salary range is as per NTEU National Staff Agreement Level 4 ($71,858 - $80,399) or Level 5 ($81,819 - $88,461) plus 17% superannuation.

Applications must address both the essential and desirable selection criteria of the position, include the names and contact details of two referees and should be addressed to the Queensland Division Secretary, Mr Michael McNally. To apply for this job go to: www.nteu.recruitmenthub.com.au & enter ref code: 4764578. Applications close COB on Monday, 22 July 2019.

For a copy of the Position Description please contact Joanne Riley on (03) 9254 1910 or by email jriley@nteu.org.au. Further inquiries should be addressed by email to the Secretary, mmcnally@nteu.org.au.

The NTEU values diversity in the workplace. Therefore applicants will be given priority consideration and preference in selection for this vacancy if they are from an Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background.

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Closing Date

Monday, July 22, 2019

Closing Time

05:00 PM

Contact Name

Joanne Riley

Contact Email

Contact Phone

03 92541910

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