HR Partnerships Graduate


About Us

Western Sydney University is a modern, forward-thinking, research-led university ranked in the top two per cent of universities worldwide! Located in the heart of Australia’s fastest-growing, economically significant region, the University has 12 campuses, more than 200,000 alumni, almost 50,000 students and approximately 3,500 staff. 

We understand the key to your success is unlocking your true potential – just as we do with our students.

The Office of People delivers critical strategic and operational outcomes across recruitment and onboarding, employment relations, remuneration and benefits management, employee and leadership development, work health and safety, employee and student wellbeing and safety, student job readiness and graduate outcomes and alumni connection.

About the Role

You will have the opportunity to gain exposure to a broad range of generalist HR functions within the Office of People. 

You will rotate through a diverse group of teams to gain experience in recruitment, employment relations, HR Operations, change management and employee/leadership development.

You will be in involved in a variety of tasks, including administrative support, records management, preparation of documents and letters, data and reporting, preparing presentations and reports, scheduling and meeting management.

Other activities may include planning and setting up HR workshops, assist with a range of enquiries from staff seeking HR support (with the help of on-line tools and systems), or project work such as the People Systems transformation. 

Skills and Experience

HR professionals bring to their roles, at all stages of their career, sound judgement and maturity. Curiosity and a willingness to solve problems and be flexible. Attention to detail and digital proficiency are important.


Currently completing or recently completed (within the past 12 months) a Business Degree or Diploma in Human Resources Management or a related discipline.

Western Sydney University has long been identified as a University of the people. We value the contributions made by our staff and recognise that they underpin the enablement of our mission and values. In return, we offer: 

· 35-hour work week

· 17% super contributions

· Access to staff benefits – e.g., fitness passports, IT equipment, other goods and services

· Professional development opportunities

Remuneration Package: HEW Level 4 - $81,282 to $86,609 p.a. (comprising base salary of $68,684 to $73,186 p.a., plus 17% Superannuation and Leave Loading)

Position Enquiries: Linda Watson, Executive Director, HR Partnerships and Employment Relations via [email protected] 

Closing Date: 8:30pm Thursday, 1 December 2022

Note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. You must be an Australian Citizen or Resident or have full time working rights in Australia at the time of application. 

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Human Resources
  • Work rights:
    Australian Permanent Resident, Australian Citizen
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  • Closing Date:1st Dec 2022, 12:59 pm


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