Current Vacancies 


Position title: Advocacy and Engagement Officer

Salary: $76,696 + 17% Superannuation (Classification 6.1)

Hours: 35 hours (fixed-term one-year contract, with possibility of extension)

Responsible to: PARSA General Manager

Application deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017

The Advocacy and Engagement Officer’s role – a position new to organisation - is to ensure the student voice at ANU is not only heard, but an integral part of the decision-making at the classroom, campus and national level.

The Advocacy and Engagement Officer will assist PARSA officers and members to build new partnerships at the university and in the wider community, particularly around issues affecting Indigenous people, women, international students, and the economically disadvantaged. They will help the team develop new strategies for engagement with members currently underrepresented under PARSA current structures, such as non-campus based, and mature, students.

The successful applicant will support PARSA by drafting policy briefings, writing submissions, developing campaign resources, and leading training sessions that will help elected leadership and staff improve the lives of students.

Download the full job description, including application requirements.


Position title: Freelance graphic designers/photographers

Hours: As needed

Responsible to: General Manager

Application deadline: Ongoing

PARSA is looking for postgraduates with graphic design skills that are available for freelance work to design graphics and promotional material for PARSA events.

We are also seeking postgraduate students with skills and interest in photography that are available for event photography at the various PARSA events we have over the year.

If you are interested in being considered for design or photography opportunities for 2017,  please send through an email with brief information about yourself and your experience in design or photography, and some samples of your work, to parsa@anu.edu.au.

If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact Shikha Sud, Communications, Marketing and Events Co-ordinator, at shikha.sud@anu.edu.au

Contact PARSA

PARSA Office
Building 17a (Union Court)
Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601

Office Hours:

9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Call Us: +61 (02) 6125 4187
Write to Us: parsa@anu.edu.au