Student Development Officer: Gwanda State University

  • Gwanda

Gwanda State University

DUE : 03 FEB 2023

The Student Development Officer will be responsible for;

Planning, developing, and delivering a variety of student development services at the University
Facilitating the formation and development of student clubs and associations for professional and academic development
Cultivating and maintaining relationships with prospective employers to ensure attachment and employment opportunities for students
Coaching and mentoring students on Curriculum Vitae and application letter writing skills, interviewing skills, and general soft skills.
Assisting with registration and orientation activities
Participating in student recruitment as well as marketing of University programmes

Qualifications and Experience
The candidate must have a first Degree in Marketing/Educational Psychology/ Sociology/Counselling/Educational Management
A Masters Degree in Marketing/Educational Psychology/ Sociology/Counselling/Educational Management will be an added advantage.
Should have held leadership positions for at least two (2) years in a tertiary institution.
Ability to do coaching and mentoring of students on campus.
Should have at least two (2) years experience dealing with young adults.

Conditions of Service
Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. The information on salary and other benefits will be made available to the short-listed candidates.

Soft copies in a single continuous PDF file of each of the following: application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses should be sent to or hand delivered to:
Deputy Registrar
Human Resources Section
Gwanda State University
Epoch Mine Campus
P O Box 30

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday, 03 February 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.