American University of Nigeria (AUN) Job Recruitment

American University of Nigeria (AUN) latest job opportunities. See the requirements and procedure to apply for the American University of Nigeria (AUN) jobs online.

American University of Nigeria (AUN) Job Recruitment

American University of Nigeria (AUN) is recruiting for the following posts:

  1. Counseling Psychologist
  2. Director, AUN Health Services
  3. NFS Student Psychologist

Counseling Psychologist

Location: Adamawa

Deadline: 15th April, 2019.

Summary of Position

  • The Counseling Psychologist, Student Affairs is charged with the responsibility of advocating and helping students achieve personal, social and emotional success.
  • The duties shall include but not limited to individual counseling, group therapy, behavioral disorders, substance abuse disorders, youth and crisis counselling in accordance with established policies and procedures of the American University of Nigeria.
  • University-age students face many new challenges, and the Counseling Psychologist is a vital support person for students as they navigate young adulthood. Some of these challenges include anxiety, which can relate to life and career decisions or relationship challenges with family, new friends, roommates, new romantic relationships, or understanding expectations of their professors.
  • University students can also lapse into depression over grades or other stress related to university life, and this can lead to self-harm behaviors, drug or alcohol abuse, or trauma reactions. Some students develop eating disorders, or feel marginalized or bullied.
  • As a development university, we provide the support necessary to help our students develop the skills necessary to manage all of these new challenges, and the counseling psychologist is on the frontline as a safety net and reassurance that we provide a safe environment for all students to succeed.

Position Requirements

  • A master’s degree in Psychology from a recognized University plus five years’ experience garnered as a Counseling Psychologist. Preference will be given to individuals with a strong clinical background.
  • Experience of working in an academic environment is highly beneficial.
  • Should possess strong organizational and student-relation skills.
  • Should possess strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Should be proficient in the use of Information and Communications Technology tools and e-resources.

Director, AUN Health Services

Location: Adamawa

Deadline: 15th April, 2019.

Summary of Position

  • The Director, AUN Health Services, American University of Nigeria will assume leadership, vision, direction and general operation of the American University of Nigeria Health Services. Under the direct supervision of the VP Student Life, the incumbent will oversee healthcare facilities offering general medical and preventive care to students, staff, and faculty on campus.
  • The incumbent will also be a key collaborative partner with the student activities and involvement unit, HR Wellness Program, and Student Counseling Services in operationalizing a holistic approach to individual and community health and well-being on campus and the surrounding community.

Position Requirements

  • A certified Health Care Manager with administrative acumen.
  • A postgraduate degree in Healthcare Administration or Healthcare Management.
  • Must possess more than 5years post-service experience in hospital administration some of which must be in a leadership
  • Experience working with a public health facility
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication, and critical thinking skills.
  • Self-motivation to carry out assigned task competently
  • Analytical ability and in gathering staff and students health data.
  • Demonstration of professional competence in the administration of health care programs
  • Ability to work cooperatively and effectively with others to resolve problems and make decisions to enhance organizational effectiveness.

NFS Student Psychologist

Location: Adamawa

Deadline: 4th April, 2019.

Summary of Position

  • The NFS student psychologist role is that of a student confidant, advocate and supporter. The psychologist will help students achieve psychological and emotional stability, as well as academic, personal, social and career success
  • The incumbent will reside in the residence hall and be of service to the students during the day and when urgent instances occur
  • The position works under the supervision of the AVP Foundation Programs and as needed conducts direct coordination with the AUN Clinic Director.

Position Requirements

  • A Master’s Degree in Psychology or related discipline from a recognized university.
  • Four to six years post NYSC experience working as a counselling psychologist.
  • Experience of working in an academic environment is required.
  • Possess strong organizational and people skills.
  • Possess strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Proficient in the use of Information and Communications Technology tools and e-resources.

How to Apply for American University of Nigeria (AUN) Jobs.

Interested candidates who meet the criteria listed above should apply by submitting their Resumes, Cover Letters and References to: recruitment@aun.edu.ng

Note

  • The position being applied for should be the subject of the email.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

About American University of Nigeria (AUN).

The American University of Nigeria was founded in response to the need for a world-class university in sub-Saharan Africa. The University’s mission is to provide quality education to Nigeria and Africa’s future leaders in order to equip them with the skills needed to solve development issues on the continent, and give them the knowledge needed to create solutions that will benefit their community, their country and, ultimately, the world.


PLEASE help others by Sharing This Job Opportunity on:
Join Over 100,000 + Happy Subscribers.
Get a free daily job alert via Email HERE

Leave a Reply