This role is a 1 Year Fixed Term Contract ending in August 2018.
London's leading College is looking for an exceptional Student Support Officer to join its Business Support Team Team.
About the role:
You will be required to administer a range of financial support schemes as part of the College's support for students. This will include but not be limited to, Discretionary Learner Support Funds (DLS), guaranteed Bursaries and funds made available through charities, local councils and other organisations
The suitable candidate would be able to provide advice and guidance to students, parents and carers and College staff members and liaise with external organisations and agencies including the Education funding bodies.
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You will have a good understanding of the further education funding methodology in relation to student retention, an understanding of work within a College or a financial support department. As well as, knowledge of the factors which present barriers to learning for students from low income households
A team player, you will be committed to respecting the differences in others, establishing and maintaining good working relationships in the workplace. In addition to, significant experience of working in an administrative capacity in a customer facing role, preferably within an educational environment.
City and Islington College is a learning environment like no other. The College is a leader in its field and has been honoured with many prizes and awards. Find out more about City and Islington College here: http://www.candi.ac.uk/about-us
CLOSING DATE: Friday 29th October 2017
Strictly no agencies