About us:Ikon Institute of Australia, is a unique private higher education provider in Creative therapies, Counselling, Psychotherapy and Early Childhood Education.The School of Psychotherapy at Ikon pursues the ideals of radical, transformational education in which students undertake to achieve mastery in three domains: to become masters of change processes, to become masters of relationship, and to become masters of themselvesIkon's approach to education is experimental, explorative, and holistic, seeking to integrate insights from numerous disciplines and traditions (intellectual, therapeutic and spiritual).  About you:We are seeking expressions of interest from scholar-practitioners for whom the idea of transformational education is of fundamental importance, and whose own commitment to continuous learning and the pursuit of self-mastery can become an exemplar for students in the School of Psychotherapy at Ikon. You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, thrive in a team environment and are able to work autonomously. The role:This is a permanent position within the expanding academic team.Key Responsibilities of the role include:Teaching within the field of study as determined by the Head of FacultyEngagement of the daily operations of the faculty of PsychotherapyEngagement with academic operations within Ikon’s guidelines, policies and practices to achieve its performance objectivesUphold Ikon’s transformative learning framework and pedagogical standardsEnsure that academic operations are in accordance with AQF, ACA/PACFA/ANZACATA National standards and CRICOS Specific duties include: Facilitate learning in a dynamic and engaging mannerRegular coordination with Student Services Group and Quality Assurance team as well as with the domestic and international admissions teams where pertinentManage relationships with external associates, including benchmarking partners; MoU partners; teaching and placement partnersIn cooperation with the Head of Faculty, ensure adherence by students to policy and procedures and address first-level student complaints and concernsIn consultation with the Head of Faculty, ensure that students have access to an extensive range of support services that enable high-quality student outcomesProvide well-informed advice to the management team regarding faculty operationsEnsure consistency of approach and a thorough understanding of all operational practicesOrganise or participate in student orientations, open days and information sessions, graduations and other student eventsParticipate as a member in the Ikon Scholarly Activities CircleInvolvement, where required, in the People and Culture functions of the groupEnsure WH&S practices are maintained in alignment with government regulations Qualifications and skillsMaster’s degree preferred, or a bachelor’s degree as a minimum, completed in a directly related field of study. Alternatively, be in the late stages of completing a post-graduate qualificationA minimum of 2 years and preferably 5 years or more of clinical experience in a directly related field of studyExperience as a lecturer in other tertiary education providers preferablePassion for educationWillingness to undergo a Working with Children check and National Crime checkRegistration ACA/PACFA/ANZACATAMastery of physical and/or meditative practice is highly regarded Diversity & InclusionWe celebrate our diversity and strive to reflect contemporary Australian society to better serve our students. We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse people, People with Disability, Sexually and Gender Diverse people, people with lived experience of adversity and from people of all ages. About Ikon Institute of Australia ("Ikon")Ikon delivers qualifications throughout Australia in the areas of counselling and psychotherapy, arts therapy and early childhood education. Its higher education qualifications include Bachelor Degrees of Counselling and Psychotherapy and of Arts Therapy. Ikon Institute also teaches a Bachelor Degree of Early Childhood Education.Ikon Institute of Australia ABN 95 112 989 581 is an exciting and unique private higher education provider (PRV14055), part of the ASX-listed UCW Limited group. About UCW Limited (UCW)UCW is an ASX-listed entity that owns and operates a portfolio of tertiary education businesses, with a current focus on Health and Community Services related fields of study in both the international and domestic student market. Education is delivered nationally across 12 campuses.Please note:Only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the outcome of their applications.We are only able to consider applicants with the right to live and work in Australia.Please apply by your resume and a covering letter demonstrating your achievements in a similar role to Bavya.Dharsheni@alg.edu.au  75000 AUD Sydney