Get your big break without ever leaving campus. Build your graduate attributes and key employability skills. We’re proud to offer hundreds of roles to our students every year. Our hourly rates are great and you’ll enjoy access to many perks and opportunities.
Learn more about kickstarting your career by working at ACU while studying. Casual, short-term and long-term positions are available. You can also take advantage of our in-house Career Development Service to get ready for the changing world of work.
Rather than telling you about our on-campus job opportunities, we’ll let the numbers talk for us. Below are some key stats that demonstrate the breadth of student employment opportunities available.
Take a look, then find out how to browse open positions and get one or more applications underway.
We employed almost 600 students in the 2017 calendar year.
The number of job opportunities for students on campus has grown rapidly from 2014 to 2017, with a growth rate of over 500%.
All up, we’ve provided over 1700 paid positions to our students since 2014.
Our minimum hourly rate for student jobs is currently A$32.49, inclusive of 25% staff loading.
To date, we’ve employed current students in a whole range of roles throughout the university, including:
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When you apply for a student job at ACU, you’ll get access to the following benefits:
If you’re successful in landing a role, you’ll also enjoy the following:
Step into your career while you’re still studying with the help of our Career Development Service.
Open to all of our current students, this service provides a wide variety of resources, including:
Please note: You will need to be a current student and able to access the Student Portal to view this information.
Don’t hesitate to reach out to our Career Development Service and Student Jobs on Campus teams for more information.
Career Development Service
Student Jobs on Campus Coordinator (National)
Tamara Stacey (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)
+61 2 9701 4583
Student Jobs on Campus Administrator*
+61 2 9739 2641
*Our administrator is also an employed student!
Get in touch with our AskACU and student support teams if you have any questions about our on-campus student jobs or career services.
Learn about employing skilled ACU students and graduates, our work placement process, or advertise a tutoring position.
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