The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia's premier learning and research institutions. UQ remains the most successful Australian university in winning and being shortlisted for Australian Awards for University Teaching since they were established in 1997. (University Profile, 2009,

The success of the University is supported by the knowledge, skills and abilities of the staff and the students who work toward achieving the organisational goals. You can be a part of this success through contributing your knowledge, skills and abilities on a temporary basis.
The University consists of Faculties and Research Institutes, operating at various sites throughout Queensland including in hospitals and on tropical islands. The main UQ campuses are St Lucia Campus, Herston Campus, and Gatton Campus. For further information see
The UQ Temporary Staff Service (UQ Temps) are able to assist all Organisational Units in maintaining full productivity in times of need such as peak times, leave replacement or special projects. The duration of contracts are up to 11 months and can be offered full-time or part-time; fixed-term or casual depending on the need in the Organisational Unit. Temporary staff are employed under the University of Queensland Enterprise Agreement (2014 - 2017). The University expects all staff to perform their duties in a manner consistent with the University's Code of Conduct, set out in the Policies and Procedures Library, see Code of Conduct policy.
Currently UQ Temps supports the placement of temporary staff in areas such as finance, general administration, reception, project work and IT.
Working with UQ Temps provides you with a unique opportunity to develop a broad range of experience in the various organisational units and may assist you in pursuing a long-term career at UQ. If you are interested in working with UQ, click here to apply. 
UQ Temps Contact Details:
Contact UQ Temps Coordinator
Email Address
Office Hours Monday - Thursday 9:15am - 2:15 pm
To register an Expression of Interest as a UQ Temp, click here.

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