Branch Organiser – NTEU

date advertised 23/03/2020


National Tertiary Education Union (NSW)

  • Level 5 – $83,623 to $90,411
  • Additional 17% employer superannuation
  • Rewarding career with a progressive organisation

The NTEU (NSW) is seeking to employ a part-time (0.5) Organiser, on an ongoing basis, at its University of New England Branch office in Armidale.

The NTEU is a federally registered union with coverage of academic and general staff in higher education. The NTEU (NSW) is responsible for workers in all NSW universities and their 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 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 range is as per NTEU National Staff Agreement Level 5 ($83,623 – $90,411 per annum, 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 addressed to the Division Secretary, Michael Thomson.  To apply for this job go to: https://nteu.recruitmenthub.com.au/vacancies & enter ref code: 5068754.  Applications close COB on Monday, 30th March 2020.

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.