Community Engagement Officer

Reference no. 1833

Make your mark with a rapidly growing and innovative organisation; and join a supportive and collaborative workplace that’s like no other. 

UAC is the largest tertiary admissions centre in Australia. We believe in the value of education and are committed to providing opportunities in higher education for all members of our community. Recognised as one of Australia’s most innovative companies, we were ranked 41st in the 2018 AFR Most Innovative Companies list and won the Best Process Innovation award.

As the Community Engagement Officer, you will play a key role in enhancing UAC’s public profile and relationships with schools, universities and the wider community. 

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • coordinating events and delivering presentations at schools, careers expos and other events across NSW
  • communicating information on behalf of UAC with accuracy and credibility to career advisers, students, teachers and parents
  • contributing to our social media profile.   

UAC values diversity of thought and prides itself on being fair, compassionate and honest. We’re driven by continuous improvement, innovation and excellence in all that we do. As such, we’re looking for someone who is passionate about helping students and other members of the community transition to higher education. This is your opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of many!

To be successful, you will have excellent communication skills and the ability to build and maintain positive relationships with a broad range of stakeholders. With a vibrant, energetic, yet professional style, you are highly organised and able to anticipate the needs of stakeholders.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an award-winning company, where your contribution will be recognised and valued. Be part of a supportive culture that will enable you to access your potential through professional career development opportunities as we work together to achieve our goals in a team-oriented, collegiate environment.

We currently have 2 permanent full-time positions and an 8-month contract position available, all expected to commence in early January. The ability to travel across Australia is essential for this position. The successful applicant must hold a current driver’s licence.

If this is an opportunity of interest to you, please download the information package below.

For your application to be considered, you must provide a written response to each of the selection criteria described in the Position Description. Your application should also include your resume and copies of relevant qualifications.

Email your application to

Enquiries: Contact Melissa Arrage (02) 9752 0725 or email

Applications close: Sunday 16 December 2018

Community Engagement Officer Information Package
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