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Professional careers

Progress your professional career at Sydney

We offer incredible professional career opportunities in diverse roles. Our people engage with brilliant minds, push boundaries and make a difference.

As a major international university with more than 7000 full-time equivalent employees, we can offer you an exciting work environment and the opportunities and rewards to fulfil your potential.

To continue succeeding at a global level, we need the support of a wide variety of people and professions. Whatever your area of expertise, we give you the opportunity to thrive in an environment that encourages flexibility, creativity, diversity and integrity.

You can influence and help define the future of the University and the leaders of tomorrow.

Casual employment

We recruit casual staff to fill temporary professional positions throughout the University. Many of the positions are administrative and based at the Camperdown/Darlington Campus. However, there are also opportunities for finance specialists, experienced student service officers and project roles.

Typical assignments provide cover for staff absences, increases in workload, projects and new initiatives. Assignments may be part-time or full-time and positions. If you are interested in working at the University in a casual position, search for casual roles on Workday.