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Student Support Advisor (Maternity Cover)

Job Details
Reference:
2185R
Working Hours:
Full Time
Salary:
Up to £24,756.77 per annum depending on qualifications and expertise.
Closing Date
01 December 2022

This role is the perfect fit for a proactive and flexible person capable of making a positive impact on our service and students.

We are looking for a proactive and experienced individual to join our highly successful Student Support team. Working with potential and enrolled students you will deliver advice and guidance relating to a variety of subjects, aiding them to continue their education and be ready for work.

Student Support Advisors at the College have a shared responsibility for monitoring and supporting Looked After Children, Care Leavers and as well as those with mental health and wellbeing needs so empathy and wider knowledge of specific needs is important.

You will need to be well organised as the role will require you to support the service in accurate recording and monitoring of safeguarding and welfare concerns.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience offering advice to 16–19-year-olds and vulnerable adults in a similar setting.

You will need to work flexibly within the team to provide a responsive service. It is essential that you constantly maintain and update your knowledge of the wider services and support available to our students to ensure you are providing advice and guidance of the highest quality.

The successful candidate will be required to work across our Watford and Hemel campuses. This is fixed term contract ideally starting in January until November 2023 in the first instance, working 37 hours per week.

You’ll have the full support of a dynamic team and opportunities to bring your ideas to the role. Training and development are at the heart of everything we do so you’ll be actively encouraged to upskill.

You can access a wide range of discounts and benefits including a cycle-to-work scheme, free on-site parking, generous pension and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 1st December. With interviews taking place on Wednesday 7th December.

To apply for this role, please click here.

The college is closing on Friday 9th December for Christmas. All applicants will be contacted regarding their application on or before this date. Any interviews that are due to take place, will be scheduled for January 2023.

For more information, please contact Human Resources on 01923 812333, or by e-mailing jobs@westherts.ac.uk.

WHC Group is positive about disabled people. If you need help applying for this role please contact the Human Resources department.

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