Contact us - Division of Academic and Student Engagement

HR Service Centre

  • Frontline general human resources queries
  • Pay queries
  • Leave queries
  • HR systems support

If you’re unsure where to direct your enquiry to, please contact the HR Service Centre via e-mail on or phone 8313 1111 and the team will assist in the resolution of your inquiry.


Human Resources Manager

  • Strategic HR Partners
  • Workforce planning
  • Talent management
  • Access to organisational development specialist services

Simon Clifton

Human Resources Manager

Phone:  8313 9935


Human Resources Advisory

  • Performance management
  • Staff complaints
  • Position re/classification
  • Specialist HR advice
  • Enterprise Agreement  and policy advice

Melody Thompson

Senior HR Advisor

Phone:  8313 6074


Tahlia Cummings

HR Advisor

Phone:  8313 0187


Human Resources Operations

  • Employment Offers / Contracts
  • Casual Staff Engagement
  • Contract Renewals
  • Position Managements
  • Titleholder Coordination
  • HR Lifecycle Administration


HR Operations Team Leader:  Helena Harris - 8313 0181

Dina Maraia

HR Officer

Phone:  8313 7388

Zahra Jhanjharya

HR Officer

Phone:  8313 1497

Talent Acquisition

  • Staff Recruitment
  • Talent Acquisition advice
  • Position description / role statement support


Talent Acquisition Manager:  Vanessa Jones - 8313 0173

David Ball

Talent Acquisition Specialist   (HEO9/Level D and above)

Phone:  8313 9230

Bernie Reddy

Talent Acquisition Officer   (HEO8/Level C and below)

Phone:  8313 9818

Health, Safety and Wellbeing

  • Advice on any health and safety matters
  • Responding to a safety issue or concerns
  • Ensuring safety actions are completed


Sam Abbott

HSW Advisor

Key contact for all DASE HSW matters

Phone:  8313 1250

Jacki Rushby

HSW Officer

Phone:  8313 2982