Supporting the independent education community

POSITION VACANT: IEU Organiser - Ultimo/Parramatta

The union is seeking applications for one or more full-time Organisers to be based in the union’s Ultimo or Parramatta offices. The commencement date for the successful applicant(s) will be negotiated but preferably from the beginning of Term 1 2023.


Organisers’ duties include school visits, industrial representation of members and implementing IEU campaigns.  Familiarity with issues affecting teachers at all stages of their career and detailed knowledge of the current educational agenda as it impacts on teachers is highly desirable.  Some weekends and evening work will be required. Overnight travel may also be necessary and a current driver’s licence is essential.


The successful applicant(s) will be appointed under contract by the IEU Executive and will be accountable to the Secretary in the first instance.  

Salary will be in accordance with the IEU Officers’ salary scale that has links to Sydney Catholic Schools salary rates. Starting salary is usually one incremental step on the Officers’ scale above the salary the applicant would earn in 2023.

IEU Organisers retain their membership of the union and are non-voting members of the IEU Council.


To apply
Applications must be made in writing, setting out your background, experience, and other relevant material, including union involvement. Please address to:

The Secretary
GPO Box 116
Sydney NSW 2001


All applications must be received by 3.00pm on 14 October 2022.
For more information and a role description, please contact Helen Gregory on 8202 8900 or 1800 467 943 or