The University of Newcastle, Australia

Indigenous Tutorial Program (Tutor Application)


We welcome expressions of interest from suitably qualified candidates to undertake sessional tutoring across UON in a number of discipline areas.

The Wollotuka Institute requires highly motivated, sessional student tutors with sound academic background who have the capacity to work positively and productively with Indigenous students. The sessional student tutors play a pivotal role towards ensuring students maximise their educational outcomes and become independent life-long learners.

The positions are available on a sessional basis in 2019. Applicants who successfully demonstrate they meet the standards required for the role are placed in the recruitment pool for 12 months. They will be considered for roles as they become available.

Further information about this position and expectations can be viewed in the documents below;

Program guidelines (pdf, 549.3 KB)

Position description (pdf, 286.6 KB)

Tutor responsibilities (pdf, 627.3 KB)

Student responsibilities (pdf, 619.5 KB)

For additional information on the position contact;

Interested in applying?

The Careers and Student Development team will help you through this process. Here’s your next steps:

  1. Complete your application

    The resources below will provide more details about the position and help you to prepare an excellent application.

    If you are not a UON student please email the Careers and Student Development team via to receive information on how to create a winning application.

  2. Submit your application

Further information

For additional information on the recruitment process contact the Careers and Student Development Team on T: +61 2 4921 55 88 E: