Higher Education Careers Advisor

Salary £18,774 - £20,461 pro rata
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a large, and growing, specialist land-based College, with centres throughout Yorkshire, Cumbria and the Tees Valley. They now have an exciting opportunity for a Higher Education Careers Advisor to join them on a permanent basis. This is a 0.4 FTE contract, and there is a level of flexibility for working days and times. Within the role you will support and guide existing and prospective HE students at the College, assessing their values, interests, abilities and skills, and relating these to opportunities for employment, further study and training. Supporting students to make informed decisions and carry out career plans, you will promote key employability skills of students whilst liaising with employers to support and promote the recruitment of our students and graduates. They are looking for someone who has an appropriate qualification in CEIAG, at Level 4 or above (or working towards), coupled with previous experience in careers education and guidance. With a coaching and mentoring aptitude, you will have an enthusiasm for working with undergraduates of all ages, and will have an appreciation of enterprise and entrepreneurial initiatives. Whilst based at the York campus, you will be required to travel to other sites, therefore candidates must have a full driving licence. Closing Date: 13th October Interview Date: 20th October This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.
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