Nelson Mandela University reserves the right not to make an appointment. In considering candidates for appointment into advertised posts, preference will be accorded to persons from a designated group in accordance with the approved Nelson Mandela University Employment Equity Plan.

3x Student Counsellor (2112,2113,2107)

Overview

Reference
2112,2113,2107

Salary
ZAR/month

Job Location
- South Africa -- Nelson Mandela Bay Metro -- Port Elizabeth

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
Friday, October 09, 2020

Closing date
23 Oct 2020 23:59


CORE PURPOSE OF JOB

The core purpose of this post is to provide appropriate and effective student counselling, career and development service delivery to the Nelson Mandela University communities as directed in accordance with the mission of the Centre.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

  • To provide a professional psychological counselling service to Nelson Mandela University students, related to academic, career and psychosocial wellbeing;
  • To contribute to the promotion and maintenance of a supportive organisational environment through a professional service to the university stakeholders;
  • To increase accessibility to Emthonjeni Student Wellness services through resource development, consultation, training, community interventions, and media communication. 

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • An understanding of the counselling and development needs of higher education students;
  • An understanding of and experience in student counselling programmes and services with regard to student access and throughput principles and best practice;
  • Have proven psychological assessment and counselling skills; 
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills as well as good research skills;
  • Have proven attributes of transparency, integrity and teamwork

REQUIREMENTS

In order to be considered for appointment to this post, candidates should have complied with the following requirements:

  • Masters degree in Psychology
  • Be a Psychologist (Counselling, Clinical or Educational) registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
  • Have at least 2 years experience in which competence has been gained.

Disclaimer:

 No applicant would be accepted after the closing date (Friday,23 October 2020).  

 Nelson Mandela University reserves the right not to make an appointment. In considering candidates for appointment into the advertised posts, preference will be accorded to persons from a designated group in accordance with the approved Nelson Mandela University Employment Equity Plan.


Contact information

Nomthunzi Tsotsobe


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