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Careers at CDU

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Career opportunities

We offer attractive job opportunities across academic, research and support areas in a diverse range of metropolitan and regional locations across Australia.

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Our value proposition

Our values of Courage, Kindness, Openness, Innovation and Leadership inspire and guide us to give our best efforts every day.

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Working at CDU

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    Benefits

    We offer a wide range of benefits to our staff.

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    Safety and emergency

    We provide a safe and healthy workplace and learning environment with a primary duty of care to ensure the health and safety of all staff, students, visitors or anyone who could be potentially affected by our operations.

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    Equity, diversity and inclusion

    We celebrate our diversity and know the value it brings to our university. We are committed to being a supportive, inclusive and welcoming culture where all CDU staff, students and visitors can be exactly who they are.

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    Enterprise agreement

    Our CDU Enterprise Agreement sets out all terms and conditions of employment, including leave entitlements and flexible working arrangements.

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    Wellbeing

    We invest in our staff's emotional and mental wellbeing by creating a safe place to work and building safer communities.

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    Salary guide

    Our salary guide provides insight into the pay structure for professional, research and academic staff.

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Moving to the Northern Territory

Come for the lifestyle, stay for the opportunities and a welcoming community and a chance to make a real impact.

Living in the NT

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    News

    Read about the latest news and research at Charles Darwin University.

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    Our locations

    From our Darwin, Casuarina and Palmerston locations down to Alice Springs and Sydney, find out what our campuses and centres have available to you. 

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    CDU events

    Stay up to date on all upcoming events at CDU.

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