Work for us

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.

We currently have two vacancies available.

Membership Officer

The union has a full time 12 month vacancy for a Membership Officer to work in our Melbourne office. 

The Membership Officer is responsible for the entering and management of all AEU membership details using a purpose built membership data base. They work as part of a Membership Centre and are the first contact point for members with queries about, or a need to update or change their membership details. They also follow up and assist members who have missed dues payments.

Remuneration: Annual salary of $75,137
Enquiries: Questions about this vacancy can be directed to Petr Malapanis, Manager of the Membership Centre, on 03 9417 2822.
Applications: Send to Jenny Evans, HR and Organisational Development Manager, AEU Victorian Branch, by email to [email protected] by midday Friday 1 November 2019. All applications must address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

POSITION DESCRIPTION AND SELECTION CRITERIA 

Online Organiser 

The union is piloting a new 12 month contract role of Online Organiser (Project Officer) to work in the Recruitment Training and Campaigning unit (RTC) in the Melbourne office. 

The role of the RTC is to build AEU workplace strength by increasing membership levels and developing activism and involvement in the union. This will also be the key focus for this new role.

Online organising can incorporate a number of digital tools and platforms such as online surveys, peer to peer texting, social media and video conferencing. The online organising strategy will be fully integrated with organiser work and aligned to the strategic goals of the union with measurable objectives for recruitment and activism. The Online Organiser will work in AEU sectors that are difficult to organise in more traditional ways but will also develop strategies for using online organising within current AEU structures and campaigns. The successful applicant will be given training and development opportunities.

Remuneration: Annual salary of $113,320
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 Wednesday 6 November 2019. All applications must address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

POSITION DESCRIPTION AND SELECTION CRITERIA