Using this Site

How to Use the UNSW Online Orientation

The Online Orientation highlights key information that will be of value to you. Contained on each of the pages are a series of links which will direct you to the detail of the information you need. The website provides information for all staff but also additional information for academic and research staff.

Website Index

Supervisor Guide to Induction - contains a guide for all supervisors who will be responsible for the induction of new staff into the workplace. 
  • Benefits of Effective Induction 
  • The Induction Process 
  • Your Responsibilities
  • Assigning a Mentor
  • Probation Reviews
  • Adequate Record Keeping
  • Induction of Casual and Sessional Staff
  • Supervisor Toolkit
Information for Supervisors - valuable information supervisors especially if you are new to the organisation
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Supervisor Training 
  • Frequently
Orientation Snapshot - provides a snapshot to the process of orientation and induction of new staff members to UNSW
Starting Essentials - provides information to help new staff enter the University smoothly including:
  • Completing HR Forms
  • Collecting Staff ID cards
  • Colecting parking permits
  • Getting connected to UNSW IT systems
  • Work Visa's
Settling In - provides information to help new staff settle in to the University over the first few weeks including:
  • The University
  • Probationary periods
  • NewSouth Solutions
  • myUNSW
  • Faculty specific induction programs
  • Key contacts
  • Key units at UNSW
  • Common acronyms
  • Frequently asked questions
Useful Information - provides information on:
  • Pay
  • Salary sacrificing
  • Leave entitlements
  • Transport
  • Services available at UNSW
  • Environment
  • Publications
  • Links to other useful UNSW websites
  • Employment Information
  • Performacne Review
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Employment Information
  • Probationary Period
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Starting Essentials
  • Settling In
  • Employment Information
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Orientation and Induction
  • Faculty Specific Orientation Webpages for Casual Staff
Learning and Teaching - provides valuable information to help effective Learning and Teaching at UNSW including:
  • Support
  • Training
  • Related Policies and Procedures
Research - provides information to enable effective research at UNSW
  • Support
  • Training
  • Related Policies and Procedures
  • Support for Students and Staff
  • Related Policies and Procedures
Policies and Procedures - provides details of the essential policies and procedures that you must familiarise yourself with when you join UNSW
Forms - Orientation - contains a list of all of the forms that are used to assist the orientation and induction of a new staff member.
Feedback - provides you with the opportunity to provide feedback on your orientation and induction experiences.