Employment Opportunities

Dean of Student Life

 Salary range – $105,000 to $115,000, plus Super, and onsite accommodation

Aquinas College, a leading Catholic tertiary residential college located in North Adelaide, provides accommodation for 185 male and female undergraduate students studying at one of Adelaide’s universities. Students are primarily from rural, regional, and interstate capital cities. It is governed by the Archdiocese of Adelaide and forms part of the Catholic educational community of South Australia.

To ensure the College continues to provide the highest levels of support, a newly created role, the Dean of Student Life, will assist the Rector in enhancing all aspects of the emotional, physical, social, environmental, and spiritual well-being support offered by the College for students. The position is offered on a full-time basis to commence in January 2024.

The Dean of Student Life is responsible for the day-to-day management of the College, fostering the overall well-being and development of all students. It is essential that the Dean of Student Life be able to relate easily and responsibly with young adults and to enjoy working in a community orientated around young people.

Living on-site, the Dean of Student Life will take a leading role in the review, development, implementation, and oversight of well-being and student care programs, structures, policies, and procedures within the College. In addition, the Dean will assist and support students individually, including facilitating access to personal support services external to the College.

Prospective applicants are invited to contact the Rector, Sean Brito-Babapulle for a confidential discussion on 08 8334 500 or sean.brito@aquinas.edu.au

For a Position Description, please contact the Rector’s PA, Steph Hamra on 08 8334 5001 or stephanie.hamra@aquinas.edu.au

Applications close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25, 2023.