Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Student Counsellor

Australia

Closing in 5 days

Overview:

RMIT UNIVERSITY COMMITMENT

RMIT is committed to the rights of students and staff to be safe, respected, valued, and treated as an equal in their place of study and work. All staff are expected to share this commitment and contribute to a safer community. While carrying out their role, staff are in a position of trust with students. Staff have a duty of care to report wellbeing concerns about students through the designated channels and uphold to the code of conduct. RMIT Vietnam expects all staff members to comply with its Code of Conduct, policies and procedures, which relate to legal and regulatory requirements and our ways of working.

WHY RMIT UNIVERSITY VIETNAM

RMIT Vietnam is committed to excellence, innovation, and social responsibility. We welcome applications from qualified and passionate individuals who share our values and vision. RMIT University has a global reputation and ranks 140th globally and 11th in Australia in QS World University Rankings 2024.

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary package and allowances
  • Generous annual leave, carer leave and public holidays (Christmas and Tet Holidays)
  • Private health insurance and wellness programs
  • Professional development and career advancement
  • Relocation and visa support for expat candidates
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources
  • A vibrant and diverse campus life and more!
  • RMIT Vietnam has been honoured with the respectable HR Asia Award as Top Employer To Work For in Asia. To find out more about RMIT Vietnam and our current vacancies, please visit our website: https: // www. rmit.edu.vn/careers

    POSITION SUMMARY

    The Student Counsellor based in RMIT SGS campus is a key role within the Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS) in providing assessment and interventions at an individual, group and broader organisational level. The primary aim of the professional counselling provided is to facilitate the personal, emotional, social and educational transition and adjustment of students. The counselling has an emphasis on brief outcome-informed interventions, psychoeducation consultation, short-term therapy and ongoing referral as necessary.

    Related duties include working with the families of students who seek counselling, working with learning advisors and academic staff to ensure early detection of psychological problems or learning conditions, working with Equitable Learning and Accessibility Services (ELA), Safer Community and University's medical services provider concerning student mental support.

    This role will be responsible for managing individual and group caseload for counselling of current RMIT students, preparation and facilitation of workshops related to enhancing student wellbeing and mental health.

    KEY SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Degree/Masters in Counselling or Psychology or Social Work and/or qualification/experience in education setting
  • Membership/eligibility for membership with respective professional Counselling, Psychological or Social Work Association
  • Significant experience (minimum of 3 years) in assessing and providing individual counselling to a wide variety of client groups, preferably in an academic/tertiary setting with strong assessment, intervention and referral skills.
  • BENEFITS

  • Competitive VND salary starting from 45,349,000 VND (plus allowances) depending on proven track record in meeting all the key selection criteria.
  • 13th month Tet bonus + private medical insurance (for you and your dependents) + annual health check.
  • 20 days annual leave plus 5 days paid leave Xmas closure and paid sick leave.
  • Ongoing professional development and annual performance appraisal.
  • To find out more

    For further information about this role, please click on the Job Description document HERE.

    ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT

    English is the language of teaching and communication at RMIT Vietnam. For this role, the minimum requirement is IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent, as outlined in the Recruitment, Selection and Onboarding Guidelines). For any role, English Language Proficiency may also be proven by showing successful completion of secondary education to a level qualifying to enter university study while being instructed through the medium of English, as per the RMIT University recognised qualification list.

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    For the initial application

    — Please include a CV and a Covering Letter with your initial application.

    — After the deadline for the application, we will review all candidates and select a shortlist for the panel interview

    For specific information and details about the advertised position, please contact the Viet Nguyen—Senior Talent Acquisition Advisor, Email: [email protected]

    Applications Close:

    2 thg 6 2024 11.59 pm

    RMIT University Vietnam (RMIT Vietnam) is a campus of RMIT University. RMIT Vietnam is creating an innovative research, teaching and learning culture. We are committed to providing internationally recognised high-quality education and professional training for our students, clients and members of the community. As an internationally recognised Australian university based in Asia, RMIT Vietnam is assisting in the development of human resources capability in Vietnam and the region.

    https: // www. rmit.edu.vn/about-us

    Job details

    Title

    Student Counsellor

    Employer

    Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

    Location

    Australia

    Published

    May 04, 2024

    Application deadline

    June 03, 2024

    Job type

    Administration/Managerment,Staff

    Field

    Education,Psychology,Social Science

    About the employer

    The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology usually known as RMIT University is a research university established in Melbourne, Australia. The university has got a huge campus and has international recognition for providing brilliant vocational and professional education, applied research and other things. Francis Ormond laid the foundation for the university in 1887. It initially began as a night school where courses related to technology, art, and science were offered to students. The university was granted the title of the public university in 1992.
    RMIT University enrols almost 87,000 students every year, including 34,347 international onshore and offshore students. University also earns $54.1 million through their research income.

    The university holds 11th rank in the whole world in the field of art and design subjects. The main campus of RMIT University is in the centre of Melbourne city and has got huge heritage value as the campus is located in the oldest section of the city. Other two campuses of the university in Australia are Bundoora Campus and Brunswick Campus. It also has two regional sites and two campuses in Vietnam and a centre in Spain. Since then the campus has developed to 87 buildings.

    The unique feature of RMIT University is that there are no boundary walls and the whole of the university is spread along with the six city blocks covering a huge area of about 720,000 sqm.

    The strength of the alumni community of RMIT University is more than 437,000 graduates who are currently working across 130 countries. Some of the well-known alumni of the university are Jim Stynes, famous charity worker; James Wan, movie director and writer; Lydia Lassila, Australian winter Olympic gold medalist; Charles Billich, famous Australian artist and Australian animator Felix Colgrave.

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