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Careers Education Officer

The University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
$89,399 - $99,987
Closing date
Nov 27, 2021

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Science, Agriculture, Aquaculture and Food Science, Fisheries
Jobseeker Type
Academic (e.g. 'Lecturer')
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Job Details

(HEO7) $89,399 to $99,987 per annum (pro-rata) plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Fixed term, part-time (0.4FTE) position until November 2022

An exciting opportunity exists to join the award-winning Careers team in the role of Career Education Officer, with a particular focus on the needs of international students. You will work in close partnership with a small team of Career Educators and academic staff to provide targeted and inclusive multi-modal careers support and development of career management capacity across the student population. This role reports to the Director Career Services.

To be successful you will need:
  • Demonstrated experience in the design, facilitation and evaluation of digitally enabled and scalable career education programs using a variety of methods including online delivery via Zoom, lectures/presentations, group work and individual assistance.
  • Experience in the provision of high-level careers counselling, including relevant career assessment and professional intervention in-person and via online technologies and phone to individuals and groups.
  • Proven experience in undertaking research, analysing information and statistics and database management.
  • Proven ability to engage with domestic and international students, industry, employers and internal stakeholders through business development, events and presentations on and off campus.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your division's broader role

The Division of Academic and Student Engagement drives the University's strategic activities in relation to learning and teaching. This includes ensuring all Adelaide students have a quality experience, and investing in our academic staff's professional development.

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If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

Click on the 'Apply Online' button to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55pm, 1 December 2021.

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.



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