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Student Counsellor (Part Time) Job

University of Wollongong Dubai (UOWD)

Valid Till: 21 July 2024

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Company Description

Established in 1951 and ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide*, Australia’s University of Wollongong is a global brand with international campuses in Dubai, Hong Kong and Malaysia. 

University of Wollongong Dubai (UOWD) offers over 40 internationally recognised bachelor and master degrees spanning 10 in-demand industry sectors. All of our degree courses are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education’s Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) and licensed by Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), as well as being recognised by leading professional organisations such as AACSB, ACCA, ACS, CIM, CIPD, CPA, Engineers Australia, PMI, and others. 

Job Description

The role of Student Counsellor is a key service position at UOWD. It is crucial in ensuring that UOWD students are appropriately supported as they progress through their studies at the University and contributing to a holistic approach to student wellbeing. The Student Counsellor provides confidential, free and culturally appropriate counselling services, in accordance with professional standards and practices.

  • Provision of counselling services for students
  • Management of personal development skills for students
  • Day to day coordination of counselling services along with the full time student counsellor
  • Communication and information development

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A relevant tertiary qualification in counselling together with related and appropriate practical clinical/community experience
  • Experience in a variety of counselling techniques, including working with groups or team counselling.
  • Experience in working with persons of different cultures.
  • Experience in delivering workshops and seminars on personal development topics.
  • Experience in working with young adults