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P/T Dean of Academics

Robert Menzies College
Location: Macquarie Park, NSW
Date advertised: 10th March 2023
Job Type: Part time
Closing Date: 26 March 2023

Robert Menzies College is a Christian college which provides accommodation to 300 students attending Macquarie University. 

This position is covering maternity leave and will be for a period of 12 months. It is critical for the effective operation of the College as a community that cares for students as they transition from school to the workplace, through the process of obtaining tertiary qualifications in a College environment.  The position overseas the general welfare and academic progress of the residents.

The position requires a heart for Christian ministry to those they work with and serve daily.

This hands-on role will be responsible for:

  • the academic monitoring and support of the College community
  • leadership development for residents
  • communication and administration for both internal and external audiences
  • fostering a positive relationship between the College and Macquarie University
  • leading and modelling academic engagement at RMC

The person for this role will:

  • be able to demonstrate an active Christian commitment, character and values
  • be committed to the ideal and practices of residential colleges
  • have pastoral experience in a university, residential community or church, with a strong commitment to pastoral care
  • have outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • be able to work with a diverse range of people
  • have excellent organisational and administrative abilities
  • have relevant qualifications, preferably postgraduate qualifications

This is a part-time role with flexible working arrangements, generally requiring the Dean to be in the office two days per week.

Applications close: Sunday 26 March 2023 but may close earlier if a suitable applicant is identified.

Your application should include a covering letter addressing the above criteria, a résumé and at least three referees, including your current church minister. 

Send your application to:

Rev Dr Peter Davis, RMC Master


T: 02 9936 6000

For further information contact the Master.

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