The College requires a Student Progression Co-ordinator to coordinate the careers advice and guidance to students. We are looking for a member of staff for 37 hours per week (or a substantial part-time role may be available) to join this friendly department in our successful and growing College. The role will be term-time plus 3 days during the summer exam results period.
We are looking for an exceptional candidate. We expect high performance from all our staff, and are looking for an impressive individual to inspire College students. Candidates should demonstrate their ability and suitability to both the role and the culture of the College.
The Progression Department is a highly successful and dynamic area at the heart of the College. The department provides individual advice and guidance to students on careers and progression opportunities, as well as assistance with university applications and work experience. The department hosts a range of specific events throughout the year. These include a one-day annual conference for all Year 12 students covering all aspects of progression on from College (including university, apprenticeships, employment, school leaver schemes and gap years), an annual “Alternatives to University” event, and a Higher Education Information Evening for parents. The department also organises talks, for example a series on employability skills, as well as coordinating with individual academic departments to arrange subject specific talks, events, and visits.
The College places a high value on the work of the Progression Department which is involved in all areas of the life of the College. The department prides itself on excellent relationships with staff and students alike, as well as developing and maintaining links with local and regional employers. It has an outstanding local reputation for the quality of its advice and the events it puts on.
Salary: £21,461.68 per annum for 37 hours per week, term-time (39 weeks per year) plus 3 days in summer exam period (pro rata for part-time)
Closing Date: 9am, Tuesday 21 March 2017
Interviews: will be held on Wednesday 29 March 2017
Start date: April 2017
To Apply: Please download the Student Progression Co-ordinator Application Pack and click the Apply Now button to access the Application Form
Apply by completing and returning the Application Form to:
Kirsty Crook, Personnel Officer: email: firstname.lastname@example.org direct telno: 01483 227438
Woking College, Rydens Way, Woking, GU22 9DL. Reception telno: 01483 761036