High paying jobs at universities

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High paying jobs at your university…

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Student Brand Manager for Red Bull | University of Western Sydney AND University of New South Wales

Red Bull Student Brand Managers (SBM) are a part of the most dynamic and empowered student ambassador program in the world. Our SBM’s are passionate about Red Bull and share their love for the brand with their peers. They are responsible for driving the brand image on campus, building belief in the product benefits and ensuring long term loyalty starting with the University experience. The goals of the Student Brand Manager program are to reach new students, excite students, increase sales and manage the Red Bull brand on a student level.

You need to be:

  • Charismatic and outgoing personality, with the ability to work with different groups and organisations
  • Encompass a creative mindset with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Emersed in student life with thorough understanding of the university, including behind-the-scenes activities and hot-spots on and around campus
  • Connected with a variety of influential groups and individuals on campus
  • Responsible and self-motivated, with the ability to manage casual work and studies
  • Demonstrated experience with digital media
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about the Red Bull brand

Apply here for UWS

Apply here for UNSW

Administrative Coordinator | University of New South Wales


This position will be responsible for coordinating operations within the Design Futures Laboratory and work closely with the Director to continue building a technologically advanced innovative enterprise. The responsibilities will include day-to-day staff management, maintenance of digital/online systems, implementation of safety procedures, budgeting and financial coordination.

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Casual Function Waiters | University of Technology Sydney

We are looking for experienced and reliable Function Waiters to work at the Aerial UTS Function Centre located in Ultimo. Aerial Function Centre offers an award winning venue with state-of-the-art facilities for conferences, seminars, gala dinners, cocktail parties and includes spectacular views of the city with sweeping balconies and a fully equipped bar.

Ideally you will have previous experience working in function/banquet style across corporate, cocktail party, sit down dinners and conferences with excellent presentation and grooming, a positive work ethic and attitude and current RSA certificate. Barista skills would be highly regarded. Availability to work from 7th August with training provided prior to commencement. Shifts available Monday to Friday and occasional weekends. Interviews will commence early August.

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Student Programs Officer | Arc @ University of New South Wales

$26.31 an hour

This role gives you the chance to contribute to the on-campus community of UNSW – manage a team of student staff to create opportunities for student volunteers, gain experience in events and services and help us build the best student experience possible.

About the role:

  • Part-time (3-4 days per week)
  • Can you deliver events to UNSW? Stay organised? Mentor young adults? We’re already excited to be working with you.
  • Looking to start a career in mentoring and development? Want to get back into work after some time away? We’re a fun, fast, flexible and driven environment with lots of potential for learning & growth!

Apply here.

Student Connect Assistant (Casual) | Macquarie University

$35.86 per hour

Student Connect is currently seeking a number of casual Student Connect Assistants.
Positions will be available from September 2017 until March 2018.

Reporting to the Team Leader, you will:

  • Provide front line customer service support to students and members of the public over a range of different channels such as by phone, email and face to face.
  • Receive, respond to and/or escalate enquiries from students and staff relating to administration systems, procedures and processes with the aim of providing high quality support and accurate information.
  • Record and update all student interactions ensuring correct procedures are followed to maintain consistency and accuracy in data and reporting.

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Casual Group Exercise Instructors | University of Wollongong

UOW Pulse Ltd is the social heartbeat at the University of Wollongong. We deliver entertainment and activities, food and retail, childcare, sports, fitness and recreation as a not-for-profit commercial entity of the University of Wollongong.

The Health & Fitness Team offers group exercise classes, personal training, and gym facilities for the local community in a relaxed and professional environment.

Your new role:

  • The Group Exercise Instructor is responsible for conducting safe, enjoyable and professional fitness classes to our members, as well as promoting the use of facilities to students, staff and non-members.
  • The Group Exercise Instructor will have a welcoming friendly, helpful and a committed approach to delivering exceptional and safe class instruction.
  • We are seeking motivated individuals to join our health & fitness team on a casual basis.

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Marketing and Recruitment Coordinator | Australian National University

$75,608 – $87,570 + super

The Marketing and Recruitment Coordinator contributes to the delivery of student recruitment and marketing activities for the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences to meet student recruitment objectives.

As part of the College’s Marketing and Communications Office, this position is responsible for coordinating the recruitment of undergraduate and postgraduate students, at the local and national levels and contributing to building the profile of the College through outreach and engagement with prospective students and external audiences.

As this role involves attending off-campus student recruitment events and activities you will require a current Australian driver’s licence, be able to travel interstate and occasionally work outside of the standard hours of work.

Could you do this? Read more.


Casual Photographers, Videographers, Graphic Designers and Musicians | University of Canberra 

Careers UC is looking for Photographers, Videographers, Graphic Designers and Musicians who would like to be part of a ‘Student Link’ talent pool in Semester 2, 2017.

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Residential Advisors | Charles Sturt University, Bathurst 

Head Residential Advisor– 4 positions available. Fixed term (one year), Part time (14 hours per week)

To be eligible you must be a full time CSU student living on campus in 2018.

Apply here. 

Residential Advisor – 30 positions available. Casual

To be eligible you must be a full time CSU student living on campus in 2018.

Apply here.


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