ZAYED UNIVERSITY

Internship Officer

Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Posted
Jul 14, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 13, 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Description    

The Opportunity 

The College of Natural Health and Sciences seeks an incumbent for the position of Internship Officer to support the College Faculty Internship Coordinator in Dubai in all internship, job placement and alumnae related matters.

The Responsibilities 

  • Support the College Faculty Internship Coordinators on both campuses (if needed, but mainly in Dubai) in all College student internships, job placements and in the continuing development of the College Alumnae function. 
  • Collaborate with the Student Careers Office, the College Faculty Internship Coordinators and relevant College administrative personnel to ensure all internship, job placement and alumnae programs are fully supported in the College.   
  • Researches potential internship placement sites relevant to each of the College’s specializations 
  • Support the activities of the Faculty Internship Coordinators to increase employment opportunities for College students and alumnae. 
  • Prepare meaningful and accurate reports or documentation regarding the College’s student internship employment and alumnae details.
  • Liaise with the Office for Student Career to ensure the coordination of career related events both University wide and College specific as directed by the Office for Student Success including career fairs, employer days, speakers, employer visits and career related student trips. 
  • Support Career Education Delivery efforts.
  • Support and develop the on-going Career Resource Center promotional effort targeted at students and faculty.
  • Support in ensuring that all basic career education documents are in Arabic and English.
  • Support the efforts of the Faculty Internship Coordinators on basic career education and decision making within the College.
  • Support the Office for Student Success and Faculty Internship Coordinators in providing career information to students through 1:1 sessions and workshops.
  • Arrange meetings between the Faculty Internship Coordinators when necessary, providing agenda and supporting documents as well as taking the minutes of the meetings

The Requirements 

Must possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Must be:

  • Highly Computer literate,
  • Familiar with UAE culture, and
  • Arabic/English bilingual.

The Benefits 

The University’s benefits package is highly attractive, with competitive salaries free of tax in the U.A.E., Cash housing, a furniture allowance, annual vacation airline tickets for the employee and immediate family, educational subsidies for children and healthcare is provided to the employee and sponsored family members. 

To Apply 

In addition to completing the online application form, attach a cover letter, a current CV, and the names and contact details of three professional references.

While we appreciate all applications, you will be contacted only if you are selected for an interview.

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