Salary: £19,639 - £20,222 Pro Rota Fixed Term Contract
Closing date: 25/10/2017 23:59
Hull College Group has a fantastic opportunity for a Student Engagement Officer to join the Hull site. This position is maternity cover and will be full time hours (37 hours per week, 40 weeks a year) until 21st October 2018.
In line with Hull College Group’s vision ‘First choice for learning’ and our ‘student first’ ethos, this post is to enhance the student experience. The post holder is required to work with students with a focus on attendance, retention, achievement and student engagement activities.
Student Engagement Officers will also provide a high quality and confidential service to students at all times, working closely with academic and student service colleagues. A good understanding and knowledge of safeguarding, equality and diversity, benefit entitlements and general student health and welfare issues is essential for this role.
The ability to work calmly under pressure and to be highly organised is needed for this role. Experience of working professionally with a range of partner organisations, making referrals or organising events is required.
The successful candidate must hold a level 3 qualification, and a level 2 in English and maths. To hold or willing to work towards a Certificate in Basic Counselling skills at level 2-3 is desirable.
Hull College Group is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All colleagues are expected to contribute to the delivery of our safeguarding strategy and values. In addition, these posts require the colleague to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service