Student Advisor, Disability - UQ
The Disability Advisor will develop and guide students with a disability to optimise their learning experiences during their studies. The position will work as part of a larger team in the Learning Hub, who will provide services, across the University's campuses, and work closely with other key providers including Student Counselling, the Libraries and most importantly the Faculties.
Applicants should have completed a relevant human services or humanities qualification such as Social Work, Sociology, Behavioural Science, Psychology and will have subsequent relevant work experience. The successful applicant will possess good communication and interpersonal skills and will be able to liaise effectively with people at all levels and from diverse backgrounds. A commitment to providing a high level of customer service, the desire to work as part of an integrated team, experience and demonstrated ability to develop and provide support services and programs is required. An interest in keeping abreast of current trends in supporting students with a disability in the learning environment and having the capacity to translate that to the higher education environment is essential.
Applications close: 30 June, 2017