Careers Adviser

Truro and Penwith CollegeTruro

(Truro and Penzance)

2 x Full Time, Term Time Only

We have an exciting opportunity for two Careers Advisers to join the existing student services team, with responsibility for the provision of careers and employability information, advice and guidance, with the aim of raising student aspiration. A recognised careers qualification such as Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance & Development or a Level 7 Post Graduate Diploma in Careers Guidance & Development is essential, as is a good understanding of the local and national learning and work opportunities available to 16 to 19 year olds. 

The successful candidates will have previous experience of working in careers guidance preferably within the Further Education sector. The ability to be creative, solution focussed and to network effectively with key stakeholders is essential. Please note that the successful candidates will be required to work across both sites (Truro and Penzance).

We offer a generous package with benefits including 40 days annual leave (academic) and up to 28 days (Support roles) plus bank holidays and College closure days, teacher pension scheme or LGPS, relocation package, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.

Closing date: Noon, Thursday 21 January 2021

Curriculum Vitae are not accepted, Application Forms only.

Successful candidates will be notified within 4 weeks of the closing date.

Follow the link https://www.truro-penwith.ac.uk/work-for-us for an application pack and further details or contact us on 01872 267000.

Truro and Penwith College is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo a Criminal Record (DBS) check and past employment checks.

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