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The Australian Education Union represents and advocates for teachers, principals and education support staff working in public education in schools, early childhood, TAFE and adult education.

If you have a passion for public education, social justice and the union movement, then consider a career with the AEU.

Lead Organiser

The union has a fixed term 3 year vacancy beginning in early 2020  for a Lead Organiser to work in the Recruitment Training and Campaigning unit (RTC) in the Melbourne office.  A successful external applicant will be appointed to a permanent position as an Organiser in the union. 

The role of the RTC is to build AEU workplace strength by increasing membership levels and developing activism and involvement in the union. 
The Lead Organiser leads a team of organisers working in a defined geographic area. They report to the Manager RTC and are responsible for managing the work of their team to ensure they implement the goals of the AEU articulated through the organisation’s Strategic Vision.

Remuneration: Annual salary of $134,357
Enquiries: Questions about this vacancy can be directed to Eleisha Mullane, RTC Manager 03 9417 2822.
Applications: Send to Jenny Evans, HR and Organisational Development Manager, AEU Victorian Branch, by email to [email protected] by 12 midday Friday 15 November 2019. All applications must include a statement addressing the following Selection Criteria.

POSITION DESCRIPTION AND SELECTION CRITERIA