Position available – Dean of Student Wellbeing

Founded in 1912, King’s College is a Residential College for women and men within The University of Queensland. The College is home to 330 undergraduate and postgraduate students and 50 Associate Members. King’s has some of the best facilities of any College in Australia and is highly regarded for many of the programs conducted including its extensive Tutorial program, Careers and Leadership program and for the global opportunities provided to its students – study abroad, the Hong Kong Rugby 10s and the Henley Royal Regatta in the UK.

To ensure the College continues to provide the highest levels of support a newly created role, the Dean of Student Wellbeing, will assist the Deputy Master in leading and enhancing all aspects of the emotional, intellectual, physical, social, environmental, financial, and spiritual support services offered. In addition the Dean will take a lead role in the review, development, implementation, and oversight of evidence informed and bespoke wellbeing and student care programs, structures, policies, and procedures within the College. The Position Description may be found here.


Applicants for the position of Dean of Student Wellbeing must have unrestricted work rights in Australia. To apply for this position, please provide the following documents to the Deputy Master via email (p.walker@kings.uq.edu.au) or deliver application to King’s College

· Current resume with 2 referees included

· Cover Letter addressing essential selection criteria (maximum 2 pages)

· Certified copy of University Academic Record, Degree or Certificate

All applications must be received by 5pm AEST on Friday 15th October 2021.

Please note all applicants who are shortlisted will be invited to attend an in-person interview. Zoom interviews can be arranged in exceptional circumstances.

If you have any questions about the role please contact the Deputy Master at p.walker@kings.uq.edu.au or on 07 3871 9600.