Delegate Development Educators
(4 roles available in total; 1 role based in each – Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney)

Our organisation

The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) is the peak union body representing almost 2 million workers and their families.

Since our creation in 1927, the ACTU has spearheaded some of the most fundamental workplace struggles in Australia’s history.

The ACTU’s role as a peak body is to encourage workers to join their union, be a national voice for our movement, and advance and defend workers’ rights by co-ordinating union campaigns, representing workers at a range of government and non-government forums and to provide industrial, policy and other support to our affiliates.

The role

The Delegate Development Educators will be integral members of the Education and Capacity Building team, delivering a broad delegate education program. They will work with the Education Lead and Organisers – Delegate Training and Development, to deliver a comprehensive package of delegate education and training, contextualised to a broad range of unions and their members.

The Delegate Development Educators will deliver training to delegates to meet their obligations under the delegates’ Rights model term and to perform their role as workplace delegates effectively and with confidence.

Key responsibilities


The ACTU will offer the successful candidate a salary in the range of $110,481 to 129,067 dependant on skills and experience, along with an additional 15% superannuation, annual leave loading, working from home opportunities and generous leave arrangements (including up to 5 additional days of annual leave).

To apply

Please provide a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and your suitability for the role, as well as your CV to; Natalie Lang, Director Education & Capacity Building-

Closing date

Applications for this role close on 22 July, 2024.