Job offer in Ireland Career Development Advisor at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Tenure:                           Fulltime Temporary Contract (12 Months)

Location:                         123 St Stephens Green, Dublin 2

Reporting to:                   Head of Student Engagement & Development, CoMPPAS or nominee

RCSI CoMPPAS (Centre for Mastery: Personal, Professional & Academic Success) is RCSI’s dedicated hub for student success. The centre is staffed by a dedicated multi-disciplinary team of specialists working collaboratively to facilitate and empower students to achieve their personal, academic and professional goals. As part of CoMPPAS, the Career Development team provides a comprehensive and personalized career support, information, advice, planning and guidance service to RCSI’s diverse international study body of future healthcare professionals. We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Career Development Advisor to join our team to help advance our students’ career readiness and deliver an outstanding career service to RCSI students and recent graduates.

Post Summary The successful candidate must be a graduate and careers professional with experience ideally in supporting student career ambitions and goals within a higher educational setting. A strong customer focused approach, knowledge of career planning, knowledge of local and international healthcare career progression requirements and the ability to facilitate a personalized guidance process will be important. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to network, influence, motivate and coach. Verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to deliver presentations to a high standard will be important. A high level of energy, adaptability, flexibility, teamwork and self-motivation together with a working knowledge of information technology will also be required to be successful in this role.

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