First listed on: 10 February 2017

Education Engagement Manager

  • Join a National team, implementing the highly successful STEM Partnerships in schools program
  • Take the lead in identifying solutions to encourage paticipation within the education sector
  • Contribute in a collegiate manner to strategic planing


The Position: 


CSIRO Education’s STEM Partnerships in Schools (currently known as SMiS) is seeking a motivated, dynamic team member with high level communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills for the role Education Engagement Manager. 

The role is part of a national team, implementing the highly successful STEM Partnerships in Schools program. Through creating and supporting partnerships between teachers and scientists, mathematicians and ICT professionals, this exciting initiative brings real-life science, ICT and mathematics into primary and secondary school classrooms, engaging teachers and students with contemporary research, applications and careers.

Working as part of a collaborative team, you will contribute to the leadership and growth of the program with particular focus on increasing external engagement and participation in the program.  You will engage with and build ongoing relationships with universities, primary and secondary schools, teachers, and external education organisations and associations to increase participation, promote the success of their partnerships, increase longevity and sustainability of partnerships, and provide support for the regional project team.

Location: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane
Salary: $92k to $100k plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Tenure: 2 years
Ref no: 31451

To be considered you will have relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent experience, hold a current driver’s licence and have the ability to travel both locally and interstate, as required. A valid Working with Children Check, or equivalent, will be required for the successful applicant.

Please view the full position details and selection criteria before applying: Positon Details

About CSIRO Education and Outreach

CSIRO’s education and outreach programs provide authentic learning experiences which:

  • Contribute to expanding awareness and understanding of CSIRO amongst young Australians.
  • Encourage future employees towards careers in CSIRO.
  • Increase awareness of the role of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, and CSIRO’s place, in the national innovation system.

Find out more at www.csiro.au/education

How to Apply: Please provide enough information relevant to this position to enable the selection panel to determine your suitability, and upload one document containing your CV/resume and cover letter. If your application proceeds to the next stage you may be asked to provide additional information.

Applications Close: 11:59pm AEDT, 27 February 2017




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