Engagement – National Reference Groups

Whether you're a seasoned professional or just beginning your career in the independent tertiary education sector, it’s a great time to become more deeply involved in the work of the Independent Tertiary Education Council Australia (ITECA).

Through ITECA National Reference Group membership, you have the chance to play a lead role in identifying key issues and industry trends, then translate those needs into action items for potential development. The advice and recommendations from members serving on ITECA National Reference Groups allow the ITECA Board to establish effective policies, approve projects of value, set properly targeted budgets and oversee the Council’s operations.

ITECA Members Make A Difference On The —

  • ITECA Higher education reference group
  • ITECA Vocational education and training reference group
  • ITECA International education reference group
  • ITECA Professional development reference group

Volunteering your time to serve on an ITECA National Reference Group is a rewarding experience, one that offers you many benefits at a personal and professional level.

Benefits Of National Reference Group Participation —

  • Meet peers from across the independent tertiary education sector.
  • Build your own leadership and team-building skills.
  • Develop a shared understanding of shared problems and develop sector-wide solutions.
  • Gain knowledge and stay current on commercial and regulatory matters.
  • Develop lasting friendships as you work together to advance the sector.

Volunteering your time and leadership skills in committees can be a very rewarding experience. Members find great personal satisfaction in sharing their life experiences to help others solve problems, grow, and succeed. Participation is a tool to benefit your own career path as you learn alongside members who have much to share with you, too.

ITECA Member Engagement Download —

If you enjoy working with other professionals across the independent tertiary education sector, we encourage you to get involved. You’ll be making a contribution with others who want to make a difference as, through the projects they champion to the policy advocacy priorities they identify, your contribution will have a lasting and important impact on the future of independent tertiary education in Australia.

We look forward to welcoming you to a growing community of those making a difference through your participation on an ITECA National Reference Group – it’s a great time to get involved.

Further Information ―

To find out more about participation in an ITECA National Reference Group, follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ITECAust or Facebook at www.facebook.com/ITECAust. Alternatively, send an email to membership@iteca.edu.au or telephone 1300 421 017.


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