Ajman University invites applications from capable and experienced candidates for the job position of a Student Leadership & Activities Supervisor. The selected applicant will form part of Deanship of Student services. This job was published by University on 4 September 2023 and interested candidates are urged to apply and submit their applications.
Job Purpose of A Student Leadership & Activities Supervisor
- The Student Leadership and Activities Supervisor plays an essential role in cultivating a vibrant and wide-ranging campus community.
- Responsible for orchestrating a diverse range of events, workshops, and programs, the Supervisor empowers students to develop essential leadership skills, embrace cultural diversity, and foster personal growth.
- With a keen focus on enriching experiences beyond the classroom, this role nurtures a dynamic environment where students can explore their potential, engage in meaningful connections, and embark on transformative journeys of self-discovery.
Job Duties of A Student Leadership & Activities Supervisor
- Promote, organize and execute an array of campus events, including but not limited to New Student Orientation, Club Fair, Global Day, National Days, and AU Got Talent, fostering a sense of unity and excitement within the student body.
- Curate and manage culturally enriching events that celebrate the diverse backgrounds and interests of AU students, contributing to an inclusive and globally aware campus environment.
- Arrange local trips, ensuring compliance with AU guidelines, and oversee travel logistics to provide students with enriching experiences beyond the campus.
- Supervise and facilitate student publications, promoting creativity and self-expression among students.
- Develop and deliver a comprehensive training for student club board members, empowering them with essential leadership and organizational skills.
- Prepare and coordinate the production and distribution of materials pertaining to leadership development, promoting a culture of continuous growth and learning.
- Strategize and implement engaging leadership programs, activities, and workshops that foster personal growth and leadership insight among AU students.
- Facilitate opportunities for students to attend leadership conferences, seminars, and workshops, both domestically and internationally, broadening their horizons.
What You’ll Do More?
- Accompany students during off-site trips as required, ensuring their safety and wellbeing.
- Provide mentorship and guidance to AU Peer Leaders and Ambassadors, offering support in leadership development, self-discovery, and identity exploration.
- Oversee the Peer Leaders Program, aiding the transition of first-year students and their integration into university life.
- Research, design, and deliver workshops on leadership and self-development, equipping AU students with valuable life skills.
- Conduct thorough assessments of leadership initiatives, analyzing participation data, student progress, and program effectiveness to drive continuous improvement.
- Ensure robust media coverage of all events and programs, maximizing their reach and impact.
- Maintain meticulous records, including event proposals, budgets, contacts, contracts, media coverage, and evaluations.
- Prepare regular reports for senior management, offering insights into student engagement and program outcomes.
- Undertake additional responsibilities as delegated by the Director of Student Life.
Who Can Apply?
- Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (Master’s preferred).
- 3+ years experience in college student leadership, student activities, group facilitation skills, supervision.
Knowledge and Skills Desired
- Strong passion for student development and creating a vibrant campus community.
- Exceptional organizational and multitasking abilities.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.
- High proficiency in MS Office and event management software.