Personal Advisor (Temporary to cover maternity leave), Leeds College of Building

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,449 to £23,686 (actual salary range)
Contract term: Temporary



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Hours: 37 hours per week Salary: £20,449 to £23,686 (actual salary range)   

Duties will include providing a comprehensive advisory service to students and potential students. This will involve providing impartial guidance, pre-course information, ensuring smooth admissions/enrolment processes and providing and/or arranging subsequent on-programme non- academic tutorial support for all students. In addition you will also be involved in the safeguarding of students, liaising with external agencies, visiting schools, carrying out reviews and maintaining records.  

You should have an NVQ Level 3 in Advice and Guidance or equivalent, relevant guidance related experience and a good knowledge of further education and academic progression routes. Excellent presentation skills are essential, as are good IT skills and excellent organisational and interpersonal skills. You should also possess (or be willing to achieve) Level 2 Literacy and Numeracy e.g. GCSE Maths and English. 

In return we offer an excellent benefits package which, for this post, includes an excellent pension scheme (West Yorkshire Pension Fund), free parking at all of our College sites on a first come first served basis, family friendly policies and opportunities for training and development. 

Please note that all applications should be completed online.  

Please visit the vacancies section of our website at   CV’s will not be accepted.   

Closing date for applications:  Friday 20th April 2018 at 12 Noon  

Interviews to be held on: Thursday 3rd May 2018   

Please note this position is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.    

The College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. It is also committed to the ‘Prevent Duty’ and the requirement to prevent people being drawn into terrorism and expects all staff to share these commitments.

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More about Leeds College of Building
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: North Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7QT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 222 6000
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Following incorporation on 1 April 1993, the College became independent of the Local Education Authority and is now mainly funded, approximately (75%) directly through the Learning and Skills Council (LS...