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

SkillShare @Adelaide

SkillShare @Adelaide has been created as a way for staff across the University of Adelaide community to share skills across the organisation.

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Recruitment guides

The following recruitment guides and templates have been developed for hiring managers to enable robust recruitment and selection processes to engage the best candidate for the role.

Visa information

The University of Adelaide may sponsor, employ or invite individuals from overseas within designated occupational categories (as approved by the Australian Federal Government).

Position management

Position management refers to the relationship between the organisational structure, job family category, position data, position description and employees with all their associated characteristics.


A Titleholder is a person who makes or will make a significant contribution to the achievement of the academic goals of the University.

The University recognises the contributions of titleholders and the value they bring to the University, including assisting in achieving its research and academic goals, and shaping its culture.

Jobs @ Adelaide

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

Recruitment news



April Closedown Period (in accordance with Schedule 8 of the Enterprise Agreement)

The Human Resources branch will be closed from 5pm Friday 16 April 2021 through to Monday 26 April 2021, and will reopen on 27 April 2021.



HR Processing Deadlines in the lead up to the 2020 end of year University closedown period

The University will be closed for business on Friday 18 December 2020 through to Sunday 10 January 2021, and will reopen in the New Year on Monday 11 January 2021.



HR Tips Q3 2019 - Checking the fine print

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