Office of People and Culture

Welcome to the Office of People and Culture

How can we help you?

The Office of People and Culture (OPC) is responsible for providing strategic leadership and operational implementation of human resource strategies relating to the attraction, retention, development and management of professional and academic staff in the University. OPC integrates all UWS activities relating to human resource management including payroll and remuneration services, staff recruitment, organisational and professional development, establishments, academic promotion, workplace relations, change management, workplace health and safety, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment and engagement.

To find out how we are organised and how each section can support your work within the University, please go to the Understanding OPC page. You will also find information about who you can contact within each section.

Contact Us

If you're not sure who to call within our Office, please contact us on our Helpline on extension 7575 (02 9678 7575) or via email

We also welcome your feedback on any of the services we provide, so please send your comments via the Feedback for OPC form.

  • HR forms and templates
  • HR Systems
  • Understanding HR
  • Indigenous Employment and Engagement
  • UWS Collective Agreements
  • Pay & Benefits
  • Manager Resources
  • OH & IS
  • Working @ UWS
  • UWS Recruitment
  • Compass Program
  • Organisational Development