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Faculty Student Advisor - 24393

Employer
University of Pretoria
Location
South Africa
Closing date
Jan 16, 2022

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Sector
Science, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Sociology
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
University and College
Jobseeker Type
Academic (e.g. 'Lecturer')
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FACULTY OF ENGINEERING, BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

POST TITLE: SENIOR FACULTY STUDENT ADVISOR (ONE POST) (ONE-YEAR CONTRACT APPOINTMENT)

PEROMNES POST LEVEL 8

In pursuit of the ideals of excellence and diversity, the University of Pretoria wishes to invite applications for the following vacancy.

The University of Pretoria's commitment to quality makes us one of the top research Universities in the country and gives us a competitive advantage in international science and technology development.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The incumbent will be required to provide support to students, especially those at risk of not succeeding within the Faculty, in order for such students to be successful.

MINIMUM REQUIRENENTS:
  • A honours degree in Educational Psychology or an honours degree in Counselling Psychology
  • Minimum experience of two years as a student mentor or student counsellor.


REQUIRED COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND BEHAVIOURAL ATTRIBUTES):
  • Computer literate and competent working with Excel;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Empathic and helpful nature;
  • Registration or membership with a professional body.


ADDED ADVANTAGES AND PREFERENCES:
  • A master's degree in Educational Psychology or Counselling Psychology.


PLEASE NOTE: All shortlisted candidates may be required to participate in relevant skills

Assessments as part of the selection process.

The all-inclusive remuneration package for this contract position will be commensurate with the incumbent's level of appointment, as determined by UP policy guidelines.

Applicants are requested to apply via the apply online button below and follow the link: Careers@UP. In applying for this post, please attach:
  • A comprehensive CV;
  • Certified copies of qualifications;
  • Names, e-mail addresses and telephone details of three referees whom we have permission to contact.


CLOSING DATE:

No application will be considered after the closing date, or if it does not comply with at least the minimum requirements.

ENQUIRIES: Ms Estelle Greyling, Tel: (012) 420 2100 or email Estelle.greyling@up.ac.za for application-related enquiries, and contact person Mrs Rumaine Padayachee, Tel: (012) 420 4565 or email rumaine.padayachee@up.ac.za for enquiries relating to the post content.

Should you not hear from the University of Pretoria by 31 March 2022 please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.

The University of Pretoria is committed to equality, employment equity and diversity.

In accordance with the Employment Equity Plan of the University and its Employment Equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited to candidates from under-represented designated groups.

All candidates who comply with the requirements for appointment are invited to apply. All candidates agree to undergo verification of personal credentials.

The University of Pretoria reserves the right to not fill the advertised positions

The University of Pretoria is committed to equality, employment equity and diversity.

In accordance with the Employment Equity Plan of the University and its Employment Equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited to candidates from under- represented designated groups.
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