Student Adviser

30 - 37 hours per week (Term-time only) • Salary: £21,628 (Pro rata)

Application Deadline: 28/11/2022
Interview Date: 02/12/2022
Location: Main Campus

Are you passionate about enabling independence and resilience in students? Do you believe that young people can and should achieve, despite barriers to learning?

We are a specialised and highly motivated Student Support team who focus on positive outcomes for young people, supporting them to attend, stay on course and achieve. We are looking for a Student Adviser who can really make a difference in delivering pastoral support as well as preparing young people with the employability skills so that they can eventually progress onto employment, apprenticeships and relevant training opportunities.

You will have an understanding of the barriers to learning that may be faced by students, experience of working with people with complex needs and knowledge of further education settings. You will also need to have awareness and an understanding of Safeguarding relating to young people in education settings.  You will manage a caseload of students and be confident at facilitating employability workshops and delivering the best you can to our young people.

You must be able to work flexibly as a positive and pro-active team member and have an organised approach, conducive to managing a caseload of students. 

The vacancy closes on the Monday 28 November 2022 and interviews will take place on the Friday 02 December 2022, please ensure you are available on this date.

We are only able to contact you if you are shortlisted for interview, and we will do this via e-mail so please ensure we have your accurate contact details when registering, including a contact telephone number.

All shortlisted applicants are required to complete a self-declaration and disclosure form prior to interview. Satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and medical clearance will be required for successful job candidates.

City College is committed to providing an environment where students, staff and all members of the College community can feel safe and secure.

Thank you for your interest in Southampton City College.

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