Student Welfare Officer, London SW12

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St Francis Xavier Sixth Form CollegeLondon SW12
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Starting salary from £29,247 (£25,690 pro-rata for the hours stated. Cost of living increase pending.)
Contract term: Permanent

We have a vacancy for a Student Welfare Officer to support students in crisis and to be a member of the College’s Designated Safeguarding Team. The successful applicant will be working in close liaison with College Pastoral Managers and the Student Counsellor.

Applicants must be familiar with safeguarding issues and child protection procedures and have had experience of working with young people aged 16-19 from diverse cultural backgrounds in an educational or similar setting.

You must be educated to at least degree level and have strong written and verbal communication skills. An understanding of young persons’ housing and benefit rights would be an advantage.

The post is 35 hours per week, term time only (38 weeks per year).

Starting salary from £29,247

(£25,690 pro rata for the hours stated. Cost of living increase pending.)

Benefits include: excellent training opportunities; free use of our modern multi-gym; cycle to work scheme; an on-site nursery; yoga; subsidised massage and other facilities to support staff well-being. All of this is wrapped up in a friendly and supportive community, 2 minutes’ walk from Clapham South Underground Station.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 10th December.

Interviews will be held in week commencing 17th December.

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted for interview.

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