Careers Advisor

TSL Recruitment
£22000/annum Pension, Laptop, Phone, CPD
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Few roles offer the ability to really make a difference - this Careers Advisor role is one such opportunity. Based in Nottingham and covering the Nottinghamshire area, your new role will engage with young people and provide them with quality advice, guidance, support & mentorship to signpost them in the right direction.

Your new employer has built their reputation on the quality of the provision and on the outcomes that they achieve for learners in particular. As a company they offer a high level of development for team members and you can therefore expect to be offered a range of development opportunities on successful completion of your initial training and probation period.

Careers Advisor role and responsibilities:
· Identify and engage with young people 16-24 yrs
· Recognise their current ability and need
· Provide Information, Advice & Guidance to signpost toward Employment opportunities, Apprenticeships, Further Education, Further training.
· Provide ongoing support & mentorship to keep the young person motivated and focussed on the outcome
· Develop local and regional referral networks
· Ensure local and regional knowledge of the jobs market, apprenticeship opportunities & providers, courses and programmes to support young people
· Deliver small group training sessions or 1-1 support

Essential skills & qualities for this Careers Advisor role:
· IAG qualified
· Good regional knowledge of job market, apprenticeships, support networks, referral networks
· Outstanding communication, able to talk at all levels and with young people of mixed abilities
· Naturally engaging personality
· Self motivation, self starter and ability to work unsupervised
· IT and strong personal organisational skills
· Trustworthy, honest & persuasive personality

This role would suit someone from a training, teaching, careers advisor, or learner engagement background.

Careers Advisor Package
· £22K p.a
· Pension
· Laptop & Phone
· 28 Days AL + 3 fun days and birthday off
· Ongoing CPD activity

TSL Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and will be acting as a Recruitment Agency for this Careers Advisor position.

Please note - Your CV may be suitable for future opportunities and will be considered for any other vacancies we have available