Senior Manager, Academic Outreach and Engagement

Job No.:558082

Work type:Continuing

  • Develop innovative solutions and practical implementations for strategic change
  • Full time, Continuing role based at Bundoora, Albury-Wodonga or Bendigo Campus
  • $119,198 per annum + up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

The Library Academic Outreach & Engagement section proactively connects and engages with academics and researchers to develop innovative library learning, teaching and research programs to enable the Library and University’s vision and strategies. The section delivers services in line with a range of Library Frameworks, which are aligned with the University strategies.

About the position

As the Senior Manager, Academic Outreach and Engagement, you will be responsible for leading the delivery of library learning and research services and programs. You be a forward thinking and action-oriented senior manager, who will drive the future direction of library curricular programs and  researcher services, to increase impact and align with the changing needs of the University community.

Skills and Experience

To succeed in this role you will have demonstrated experience in program and service development through pro-active engagement and collaboration with academics and researchers.  Your strong leadership skills will be important, as will your experience in initiating new developments that advocate and advance library academic and research services. You will have proven ability to identify opportunities which create value for the University and use a high level of theoretical and applied knowledge.

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


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How to apply

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description

For full details and to apply

Job region
La Trobe University
Full time
$119,198 per annum + up to 17% superannuation
Fiona Salisbury, University Librarian +61 3 9479 3277,
Closing date
Sunday 21 July 2019