Residential After-Hours Coordinator - Rockhampton

Date: 10 May 2024

Job Location: Rockhampton, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity


  • Fixed Term, Part Time (from July 2024, until December 2024)
  • Commercial Services Directorate
  • CQUniversity Rockhampton North (Capricornia College)
  • Attractive Accommodation and Remuneration Package Available

Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

Working at CQUniversity


CQUniversity Student Residences offer students and guests a safe, secure, and harmonious community lifestyle 24/7. We are currently recruiting for a Residential After-Hours Coordinator at our Capricornia College, which is located on our Rockhampton North campus.


Within this position, you will assist management by effectively supporting Student Residences outside of normal office hours (Monday to Friday), and all day on weekends and public holidays. You will be responsible for overseeing residential life aspects including maintaining and further developing an effective after-hours residential support service, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all our students and guests.


In return, you will be provided with free ensuite accommodation including air conditioning, electricity, internet, an after-hours work mobile, and payment of a fortnightly salary, superannuation, pro rata annual leave and leave loading. Meals will be supplied.

Be rewarded


  • Generous carers, maternity and paternity leave
  • With Choice of joining an award-winning superfund
  • Flexible and inclusive work / life balance 
  • Fantastic staff professional / career development opportunities
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program

Position Requirements


  • Reside at Capricornia College Rockhampton.
  • Undergo a Working with Children Check (Blue Card), First Aid and CPR Training.
  • Experience in a similar role supporting students and guests, resolving conflicts and concerns, mentoring students, and promptly responding to incidents and emergencies.
  • Be accessible after-hours for students, guests and lead the Residential Leader Team.
  • Understand the operations of student residences, including issues that affect the personal and social lives of University students and guests.
  • Ensuring the effective implementation of all pastoral care and student conduct policies and ensuring all health and safety legislation, regulatory and University policy requirements, and provisions pertinent to all student residential activities and after-hours support are adhered to.
  • Possess a current driver license.

Position Description


For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Description.

Apply today for a career that changes lives


Applications Close: 11:59pm, Sunday, 2 June 2024


Job Requisition ID: 4632


Contact Details: 

Kaye O'Loghlen

0438 309 011


When submitting your application, please include: Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position. Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.


CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and CQUniversity’s domestic and international student graduates with post-study work rights are encouraged to apply.