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          Enterprise Bargaining

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

Flu vaccination program 2021

The University of Adelaide Flu Vaccination Program 2021 is available at no cost to continuing, fixed-term and casual staff.

Read more about Flu vaccination program 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






Self care at work seminar

Join us in a lunch time seminar to learn strategies to ensure that you more than just survive at work but you thrive at work.



COVID-19 Vaccinations

The University Health practice is an approved COVID-19 vaccination provider and is now delivering the Astra Zeneca vaccine to all eligible patients.



HR Tips Q1 2021 - Managing Fixed-Term Contracts – Renewal/Termination/Resignation

This quarter’s HR Tip provides advice on the process you should follow when a fixed term contract is ending or if the staff member chooses not to accept a contract extension.





Action calendar - meaninful May 2021

This month's theme is all about reflecting on what gives our life meaning.