Vice Rector, St John’s College
Posted on September 4, 2017
|Position||Vice Rector, St John's College|
|Employer||St John's College|
|Closing Date||Friday, 29th September 2017|
St John’s College is a Catholic community whose members are inspired by high ideals of intellectual excellence, faithful Christian living and witness, and service to society. St John’s was established in 1858 as a college “of and within” the University of Sydney and presently has some 250 men and women resident students, a small number of non-resident students and several resident senior members.
The Vice-Rector is appointed by the College Council and reports to the Rector who is Head of College and chief executive officer.
This is a residential role with primary responsibility for student wellbeing and pastoral care. The Vice-Rector works to sustain and develop an environment in which students are supported and encouraged in their growth as young adults, particularly in the spheres of academic work, co-curricular activities and career aspirations.
The Vice-Rector is responsible for good order and discipline within the College, liaises closely with the Student Club Committee and Executive, and leads a team of resident tutors, sub-deans and resident assistants.
The appointee will have a firm commitment to the values, teachings and practices of the Catholic Church, the ability to relate effectively to young adults, and preferably work experience in a residential college.
He or she will have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, be able to manage people and performance successfully, and have appropriate tertiary qualifications.
A remuneration package including a modern 2 bedroom flat will be negotiated with the successful applicant having regard to qualifications and experience.
Please email your expression of interest and request for a Position Specification to:
Christina Goh, People & Culture Manager