Working at UAC

Assessor/Assessment Officer

Fixed-term and permanent contracts (reference no. 2197)

The Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) builds admission systems and provides bespoke services for universities across NSW and ACT. We are the largest tertiary admissions centre in Australia, and we’re committed to providing opportunities in higher education for our community.

We’re looking for Assessors and Assessment Officers to join our Operations team, who are passionate about education and lifelong learning.

Join the leader in servicing prospective students during a period of significant growth. Be part of a team helping students as they make important decisions about their education and their future.

About our team

We’re a team with expert knowledge of university admissions and we use that every day to help prospective students navigate their way to university.

You’ll enjoy working in a collaborative and supportive team environment, where your potential to learn, grow and develop has no boundaries. This is an excellent opportunity to have a career with purpose and meaning, where your work will make a difference.

About the role

Whether you’re employed as an Assessor or Assessment Officer, your main responsibility is to assess student applications submitted through UAC for admission to courses offered by participating institutions, specifically for international admissions.

As an Assessment Officer, you’ll also be responsible for handling complex applications and for the training and supervision of Assessors.

We are very interested in candidates who have experience in overseas qualifications and international assessment.

These are full-time positions available as both permanent or 12-month contracts, with the opportunity for extension.

We’re currently offering the flexibility to work both in the office and from home. We’ve got the technology platforms and ethos to ensure that our remote teams continue to stay connected!

For more information, including the remuneration on offer, please download the information package for either the Assessor or Assessment Officer position.

How to apply

Want to be part of our journey? Send your cover letter, resume, responses to the selection criteria and copies of relevant qualifications to with job reference no. 2197. Please specify in your cover letter your preference between the Assessor and Assessment Officer role.

For your application to be considered, you must provide a written response to each of the selection criteria described in the position description.

Applications close: 3 January 2022.


Contact Zoya Salah on (02) 9752 0378 or email