Casual Vacancy

Notice of Casual Vacancy — Activities Office

A casual vacancy has arisen for the position of Activities Officer.

Effective 3 October 2022, there is now a Casual Vacancy for the Activities Officer position.

At the next scheduled meeting of the Activities Committee on Friday 28 October at 10:30am via Zoom, the Committee will consider filling the casual vacancy as per C6.12(c)(d) of the UMSU Constitution. The meeting will be held via Zoom. Please find the link within the Agenda.


The aims and objectives of the department are:
  • to oversee the social and recreational activities of UMSU; 
  • to oversee orientation planning and activities; 
  • to organise and promote events including, but not limited to, concerts, barbecues, balls and union nights for Students;
  • to liaise with Student organisations and bodies in order to expand, develop and co-ordinate the range of cultural events and social activities for Students; and 
  • to liaise with the Arts Department, Union House Theatre and the MUDFest steering Committee to expand, develop and co-ordinate artistic activities for Students.
When selecting a student to fill the vacancy, the Committee must consider the following criteria:
  • Previous experience;
  • Involvement in UMSU, department, collective, committee, Students’ Council or any body thereof;
  • Previous or current holding of an Officer position in UMSU;
  • Proven honesty and integrity;
  • Proven commitment to the aims and objectives of UMSU (as outlined in our Constitution).

Please note that the person must be a member of UMSU and an enrolled student at the University of Melbourne to fill the casual vacancy.

 For further details or queries, please contact the General Secretary via email.