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Student Engagement Manager

Deadline for applications: N/A


Study Group Australia (SGA) operates the Charles Sturt University (CSU) Study Centres in Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney in partnership with CSU. CSU and Study Group are committed to providing outstanding educational opportunities for students at our Study Centres. The approved CSU courses delivered at the Study Centres include undergraduate and postgraduate courses in information technology, accounting and business leading to the award of a CSU qualification.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Student Engagement Manager to join our Charles Sturt University Study Centre team at the Sydney Darlinghurst campus. The Manager, Student Engagement is primarily responsible for the planning, implementation, evaluation and the day-to-day operations of student experience and engagement activities which enhance the satisfaction and success rate of CSU students at the Sydney campus.

Salary: $80,000 plus superannuation per annum, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Contract type: Full time Permanent


  • Lead a team of staff who will provide support to students in the areas of career development, counselling, and events
  • Ensure that the Student Representative Council (SRC) is constituted on campus against relevant CSU regulations, that elections are held in an appropriate manner, that meetings are held as required and are appropriately documented.
  • Ensure that the Student Critical Incident process is implemented across the campus and reviewed annually in consultation with campus management
  • Plan an annual calendar of student events, career and counselling services and use creativity and survey results to improve the services offered
  • Manage the implementation of the post-study internship program in conjunction with the Careers Development Manager and the external internship provider that includes reporting on the number of graduates engaging with the program and working with marketing to promote student outcomes of the program
  • Lead the administration of the annual student experience survey on campus. Analyse results and write a formal report on findings annually and ensure that actions are implemented across the student body/campus that includes holding feedback sessions with students / the SRC.
  • Actively participate in the Student Services working party of CSU-SGA
  • Ensure compliance is achieved as related to the ESOS Act  where relevant,
  • Ensure that the job manual for student experience staff is complete and continuously updated


  • An undergraduate degree
  • Experience in managing student services 
  • Experience in events management
  • Experience in writing reports and administering budgets
  • Experience in team leadership and development
  • Demonstrated knowledge of or ability to quickly learn the student experience requirements for international students;
  • Willingness to lead and participate in a range of student events on and off campus
  • Public speaking skills
  • Advanced MS Office skills
  • Demonstrated ability to  establish and maintain effective stakeholder relationships internally and externally;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including attention to detail;
  • Strong problem-solving skills;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet deadlines.


We are Study Group, a global pathway provider in International Education, working collaboratively with a number of Top Tier Universities. Voted as the 2017 and 2018 Global Pathway Provider of the year, our people are united with the shared ambition of providing a world-class UK education to talented students from across the globe.  

How to apply

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. If you are interested in finding out more then please submit a CV on our jobs board and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.


Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same dedication. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

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What does a role at Study Group mean?


We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.


We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.


We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.


We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.