Seeking Expressions of Interest – Upcoming Employment Opportunity

February 2022

About Us

Country Universities Centre Balonne is a not-for-profit community driven organisation, which is funded by the Australian Government under the Regional University Centre Program, and contribution from the Balonne Shire Council. The CUC Balonne provides a new opportunity to make higher education more accessible in the Balonne region. CUC Balonne is part of an affiliated network of the Country Universities Centres. Students have free access to high-speed internet, modern technology, and general academic support all delivered locally at Centre’s in St George and Dirranbandi. Students also have the opportunity to build a network of like-minded fellow students and can take advantage of being part of a nation-wide learning community.

The Opportunity

We are looking to employ a casual staff person to work from the Dirranbandi Centre to provide support to students locally. We are open minded regarding the specific position and keen to see what talent, skills and experience is in the community and interested in casual work.

The position will be a casual requiring only a small number of hours each week during the busy times of Semester one and two.  Hours worked will be very flexible, however, need to also be responsive enough to accommodate Dirranbandi students.

Remuneration will be based on the individual’s skills, talent and experience.

About you

If you feel like you have incredible value to the bring to the CUC Balonne in Dirranbandi we would love to hear from you. Some of the skills that you may possess that would be of interest to us include:

  • A+ Post graduate students who loves helping others
  • Experience tutoring students
  • Experience providing career advice
  • Experience as an educator
  • Exceptional organisation skills
  • Interesting contacts in tertiary education
  • Well-developed skills presenting, communicating or running workshops.

If you have any of these skills, experience or talent or any others you feel would benefit CUC Balonne we would love to hear from you.

Express your interest

CUC Balonne is seeking expressions of interest for this opportunity. Send a one-page letter to the CUC Balonne Centre Manager explaining what skills, talent or opportunities you feel you could bring and why you think you would be a great addition to the CUC Balonne team. Please submit letters before 5pm on 21 February 2022.

Letters to be sent digitally to