Magdalen College Oxford, UK
Aug 11, 2018Full time
MAGDALEN COLLEGE OXFORD COLLEGE MENTOR FOR STUDENTS (Reference Number: GH18003) Part-time (0.4) Grade 5, £9,993 - £13,019 per annum Magdalen College is seeking to appoint a College Mentor for Students, if a suitable candidate applies, to provide practical and informed advice to students at the College regarding welfare matters, and to work closely and sensitively with the wider group concerned with the welfare of undergraduate and graduate students within the College. The successful candidate will have relevant experience, which might include providing pastoral care in an academic setting, dealing with a range of psychological, emotional, and practical problems, and helping students to develop their independence and to build resilience. Familiarity with health and disability-related issues, and with ways of providing study skills support, would also be desirable. It is envisaged that the appointee could combine this position with an existing research, teaching, or other professional role, but no particular arrangement is expected, and the College welcomes applications from a wide variety of professional backgrounds. This fixed-term post runs from 1 October 2018 to 30 September 2019. There is a possibility of re-appointment for a further year. Full details of the post and the application process are set out in the further particulars, available at our website or by telephoning us. The deadline for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 3 September 2018. It is expected that interviews will take place in the afternoon of Thursday 13 September 2018. Magdalen College is an Equal Opportunities Employer.