The University recognises and acknowledges the commitment of its staff members to the effective operations of the University. As a mark of appreciation, the University will award staff who have completed 25 years of service with Australian Catholic University.
Note: For the purposes of this award, periods of leave without pay will be considered as employment.
Form of Award
Printed inscribed certificate.
The organisational and/or functional unit may arrange for supplementary forms of an award at their own cost.
The Human Resources Directorate will normally advise the relevant Member of the Senior Executive and Member of the Executive as well as the Vice-Chancellor and Associate Vice-Chancellors in December each year of the names of persons who will achieve 25 years’ service in the following year.
The Human Resources Directorate will request that arrangements be made for presentation of the award at informal morning/afternoon tea occasions on campus near to the date of the anniversary. The office of the relevant Member of the Executive will organise the arrangements for the award.
Human Resources will provide printed inscribed certificates to the office of the relevant Member of the Executive for each of the persons in December each year for presentation during the following year.
The Member of the Executive (or nominee) will present the award.
The Human Resources Directorate will provide the University Marketing and External Relations Directorate with a list of the award recipients and will publicise the award and event in the Staff Bulletin. The Internal Communications Officer will liaise with the office of the Member of the Executive to request a brief biography of the person or a short congratulatory announcement at least two weeks prior to the date of the anniversary.
The staff member should be given the opportunity to invite family members to the presentation.
Ceremonial and Protocols Committee (CAPC)
Meeting 1/2016 held on 5 April 2016 - Resolution CAPC 2016/02