Learning Support Manager
- Convenient CBD location
- Full time, fixed term position to December, 2017
- $91,086 -$102,580 p.a + super
RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. The College of Business comprises 6 Schools delivering a broad range of programs in Business, at Traineeship, Certificate, Diploma, Masters and PhD levels. The College's five year vision is focussed towards cementing its reputation as a distinctive business school of international renown.
The role and your responsibilities
The position of Manager, Student Learning Support is responsible for driving the implementation of learning support programs to transform the experience of students in the College of Business. This position works closely with College of Business learning and teaching team, academic and teaching staff and central services to provide forward-thinking and integrated transition, mentoring, academic support and retention initiatives. You will also be responsible for the ongoing management of the award winning Student Learning Advisor Mentor (SLAMs) program in the College of Business.
Skills and experience required
You will demonstrate the ability to lead and manage learning support initiatives and programs, including staff and mentors. Your demonstrated excellence in the application of a range of evidence-based and contextualised approaches to student learning support will be critical to your success in this role. Furthermore, key to this role will be your highly-developed knowledge and skills in leading practice approaches to learning support, transition, mentoring and academic skills development.
Your highly developed interpersonal skills with an ability to on-board stakeholders, and influence and negotiate outputs and outcomes will be essential.
To view a Position Description and apply online please go to http://yourcareer.rmit.edu.au/jobSearch.asp quoting job ref #556161
Applications close on 13th December 2016.
Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.
RMIT is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.