The Human Resources (HR) function partners with the University to enable and support a culture of high engagement, commitment and performance.

University action on COVID-19

We are closely monitoring the coronavirus situation, and our response is being shaped by the latest advice from Australian health and foreign affairs authorities.                                       

Latest updates & FAQs Staff support pack Wellbeing Website

Enterprise Agreement

Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021

This Agreement is made under section 172 of the Fair Work Act 2009 and will be known as the University of Adelaide Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021 (Agreement). It will operate from seven (7) days after the date of approval by the Fair Work Commission and will remain in force until 30 June 2021.

The Fair Work Commission approved the variation to Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021 on 16 September 2020. The Enterprise Agreement with the approved Schedule 8 Job Protection Framework due to COVID-19 can be accessed below.

Enterprise Agreement           COVID-19 Jobs Protection Framework webpage

Staff Services Online

SSO is a self-service tool that includes leave management, payslips, the ability to update personal information and record PDRs.

HR Handbook

The handbook includes the Enterprise Agreement, HR policies, procedures, templates and forms.

Salary and benefits

Find out salary information, and the benefits available to you as a University of Adelaide staff member.

HR online systems

HR systems, processes and information and analysis to support the University.

Health Safety and Wellbeing (HSW)

The University's Health, Safety and Wellbeing (HSW) Team provides support to the University community on all safety, injury management and wellbeing activities.


Successful recruitment and selection systems and practices will facilitate the development of the University's workforce profile. 

Staff induction

Commencing at a new workplace can be both exciting and a little overwhelming. This site has been designed to help you familiarise yourself with the University and your new role.

Learning and development

Focus on building capability of University staff.

Diversity and inclusion

Pursuing an agenda of equity and inclusion through a framework for change.

Performance and recognition

We want staff to feel valued.

Enterprise Agreement

Jobs @ Adelaide

If you'd like to join the University of Adelaide community, we encourage you to look at our currently advertised positions.

Current positions

Featured news stories

It's time to recalibrate

We are pleased to advise UniSuper have teamed up with SuperFriend to present a three part webcast series. 
The first session will be held on Wednesday March 10th at 12:00pm(AEDT). 

Read more about It's time to recalibrate

International Women's Day 2021

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated annually on the 8th of March. In the lead up to this day, we reflect on the progress made so far, call for change and celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women the world over.

Read more about International Women's Day 2021

COVID-19 Jobs Protection Framework

The University is exploring an Enterprise Agreement Variation through the National Jobs Protection Framework.

Read more about COVID-19 Jobs Protection Framework




New chemical and radiation permits and exemptions webpage

A new webpage has been developed as a resource for all of the University of Adelaide's permits and exemptions for specific chemicals and radiation.



First aid preferred suppliers

The HSW website has been updated with links to Procurement Services for anyone wishing to access preferred suppliers for first aid training or management of first aid kits and supplies.



It's time to recalibrate

We are pleased to advise UniSuper have teamed up with SuperFriend to present a three part webcast series. 
The first session will be held on Wednesday March 10th at 12:00pm(AEDT). 



Revised online information session - Manual handling

The manual handling online information session has been revised and uploaded to the HSW website.



Health tip - heart health

Heart disease is Australia’s leading single cause of death, with 18,590 deaths attributed to heart disease in Australia in 2017.



HR Service Centre is closed on 9 February 2021 from 12.30pm

Please note that the HR Service Centre will be closed from 12.30pm today and will re-open at 8.30am on Wednesday, 10 February 2021.