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Please address your cover letter and resume to Andrew Norton of Jo Fisher Executive. For a confidential discussion please call +61 3 9016 6000 for further information.

Director, ACUcom
Melbourne, Victoria
  • Lead ACUcom operations
  • Deliver a positive learning culture for students and staff
  • Ensure currency and compliance of courses

The Director is responsible for the leadership and management of the ACUcom business unit to deliver both academic and economic outcomes, overseeing course development and ensuring compliance with regulatory bodies and the mission and values of ACU. The role will maintain the quality, capacity and reputation of courses delivered, ensuring currency of knowledge with regard to opportunities across a range of disciplines, in line with government policy and legislation.

Based at ACU’s Melbourne campus, this position reports to and works closely with the Executive Director, ACUcom to build a positive learning culture for students and staff, supporting the delivery of programs, services and goals.

The successful candidate will have the demonstrated ability to shape and influence key stakeholder relationships across a multifaceted education landscape. With relevant tertiary qualifications, the Director will bring strong experience in the management of vocational education. Demonstrated experience in leading change and working collaboratively, developing and mentoring staff to achieve successful outcomes will be essential to success in this key position, in addition to significant financial and budget management experience and commercial acumen.

The Organisation

ACUcom is the Vocational Education and Training unit of the Australian Catholic University (ACU). A Registered Training Organisation (RTO No: 3578), ACUcom delivers nationally accredited vocational education and training from Certificate III to Diploma level.

Courses in nursing, education support, aged care, early childhood, fitness, leadership and management, TAE, first aid and CPR are offered in Melbourne, Ballarat and Brisbane.

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