Recruiting, appointing, inductions and probation
This part of the HR website is a resource for people involved in recruiting, appointing and inducting staff at the University.
Using recruitment agencies
Recruitment agencies can be engaged to provide a range of staff recruitment activities. This page also has information about the engagement of consultants.
Recruiting ongoing staff
Covers converting staff appointments from fixed-term to ongoing and continuing contingent funded employment contracts.
Recruiting fixed-term staff
Covers the process for recruiting and appointing staff on a fixed-term basis.
Recruiting interstate or overseas staff
Information about services provided to staff who are successfully recruited from outside Western Australia.
Engaging with unpaid appointees
Unpaid appointments include Honorary Appointments, Adjunct Appointments and Visiting Fellows (Research).
Governance and legal responsibilities
Covers the responsibilities of Hiring Managers in the context of ECU policies and legislation underpinning recruitment practices. Includes the Staffing Strategies Committee, legal working rights, visas and Fair Work Act requirements
Probation is a critical stage in the recruitment - selection - appointment - probation continum to enable new staff to demonstrate they can satisfactorily perform the role to which they are appointed at ECU. This page includes information and tools to support managers and staff through this process.