Job vacancies

If you’re interested in a fresh and exciting challenge, why not join the team at Deakin? Our jobs portal is regularly updated with new opportunities – whether you’re interested in academic, general or casual roles.

As of 19 November, we've changed recruitment systems. For roles posted before 19 November, please go to our previous jobs listings. Otherwise, use the link below to search our new roles.

Casual employment

If you're considering casual employment at Deakin you can register your interest with us.

Sign up to our casual register to get alerts for temporary or short-term contract roles that suit your experience. You could work from a few hours to a few months.

Register your interest in casual employment

Using the jobs portal

You can search and review jobs from the jobs portal homepage without creating an account with us. When you're ready to apply, registering only takes a minute and your account allows you to update your information and apply for jobs.

Once you've created an account, you can save the positions you're interested in, save applications as you work through them, and track the progress of any existing applications.

Preparing your application

Once you’ve found a role you’d like to apply for, find out about the application process and how to make your cover letter, résumé and key selection statement stand out to our selection panel.

Fixed-term appointments could potentially be a secondment arrangement if the successful applicant were a current Deakin staff member (subject to approval).

Learn more about preparing your application

What to expect

Completed a job application for Deakin? Find out about next steps, from the interview process to job offers.

Find out what to expect after applying for a job at Deakin