If you are an applicant from overseas looking to expand your career in Australia, the state-of-the-art teaching spaces, research facilities and the beautiful surrounds of the Western Sydney University's six campuses provides a unique opportunity to do so.
Want to be part of a University on the move, conducting high-impact research and making a real difference in our community? We want to hear from you.
Western Sydney University welcomes international applications from overseas applicants entitled to work in Australia.
Australian Citizenship/Residency Status
The University accepts applications from overseas applicants, however, must ensure that applicants are entitled to undertake employment in Australia by the time they commence employment with the University.
Offers of employment to overseas applicants are subject to the Department of Immigration and Citizenship granting approval for permanent residency or an appropriate temporary work visa to cover the period of employment.
Further information is available from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship, www.immi.gov.au (opens in a new window).
Applicants are required to notify the University of any Immigration Restriction that may preclude them from fulfilling the terms of any contract of employment offered by the University.
In line with the Immigration Regulations provided by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC), overseas applicants for highly qualified academic positions and specialised general staff positions may be eligible for employer sponsored migration.
In order to attract quality staff and to ensure that their relocation to the Western Sydney University is as smooth as possible, the University may make a contribution towards the actual travel and relocation expenses for new staff members under the following conditions. For more information, please visit the Relocation Fares and Expenses Payment Policy (opens in a new window).