Do you have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and enjoy working with young people and adults? We require a Pastoral Support Mentor to join our Student Support team, to help identify and work with students with barriers to learning that may affect their attendance and ability to successfully complete their courses.
You will hold a recognised qualification relating to Mentoring, Youth work, Advice and Guidance or Teaching (or be willing to achieve within 12 months). You will also need a good standard of Literacy and Numeracy (minimum Level 2) and have experience of working with people in a supportive or pastoral context. You will also need to have good IT skills in order to work with students and maintain records. You must be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously and be able to prioritise your own caseload.
The post will involve working 18.5 hours per week, across Monday to Friday, 10.30am-2.30pm Monday - Thursday & 10.30am-2.15pm Friday. The post will be based at our Oval Campus in Bebington, Wirral. The successful applicant will be able to join the College's pension scheme as well as receive the College's generous holiday entitlement.
Closing date for applications: 22/09/2019
Interview date: 03/10/2019
All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a record check from the Disclosure and Barring Services before the appointment is confirmed.
Wirral Metropolitan College is actively committed to maintaining an environment which promotes and embeds equality and diversity as a core value. The College ensures the principles of the Equality Act 2010 are adhered to and all job applicants and employees are treated equitably and fairly.