Applications are CLOSED for Knox College Sub-Masters 2022

  • Do you want to gain valuable experience in leadership and pastoral care?
  • Do you want to contribute significantly to a vibrant residential community in one of Dunedin’s most distinctive and beautiful colleges?

If so, a Sub-Master position at Knox College could be just what you’re looking for.

You will not be expected to be a mental health expert, counsellor or therapist, but you will be expected to be highly motivated and have an excellent work ethic.

You will exhibit basic pastoral and leadership skills, to show that you care, and to know when to call for support or refer to others with greater expertise and experience than your own.

You will be well trained and supported in your role, and realistically remunerated.

We are seeking capable and confident senior tertiary students (Undergraduate or Postgraduate) who relate well to others and preferably have had experience of living in a residential college.

This is a paid, part-time position, of 40 hours per fortnight.

How to Apply

To apply for the position, please contact the Head of College, Caroline Hepburn-Doole, to see if a vacancy still exsits. You will then need to send in the following documents:

1. A cover letter /email of application, stating why you're interested in the role of Sub-Master and why you think you would be suitable for the position. In your letter/email you should demonstrate that you have read the Job Description and that you have some knowledge of Knox College.

2. An Application Form, which can be downloaded below.

Please note that the Application Form should include the names of two referees.

3. A current CV

If you have any questions about the Sub-Master role at Knox College, including terms of employment or the appointment process, please contact the Head of College, Caroline Hepburn-Doole,, 022 0770369