Student Support and Welfare Manager

Stratford-upon-Avon College
31187.00 GBP Annual
10 Mar 2017
24 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you want to inspire and support the next generation?

Stratford-upon-Avon College understands the importance of recruiting talented and passionate staff that are central to all College achievements and are the driving force in the success of our learners.

These are exciting times for the College as we continue to build on the success of our recent Good Ofsted inspection. Ofsted recognised the significant changes that have been made to ensure that the teaching and learning is good. Our study programmes ensure that our learners gain a wide range of knowledge and skills that enhance both their personal lives and work readiness.

If you want to be part of our journey to become outstanding then we would like to hear from you.

Student Support and Welfare Manager

(Temporary until 31 August 2017 initially, with the potential to extend further)

Salary: GBP31,187 per annum

Tenure: Full Time, Temporary

An opportunity has arisen within our Student Services Department for a Student Support and Welfare Manager on a temporary basis until 31 August 2017 initially, with the potential to extend. We are seeking an inspirational Manager to develop and lead Student Support services to meet the needs of the learners and support effective curriculum to deliver the College's Mission and Vision.

This cross-college management role will be responsible for the management and development of a range of Student Support functions which include Learning Coaches, Additional Learning Support, Safeguarding, Counselling, College Nurse, Funding, Welfare, Student Behaviour and Disciplinary.

Working with the Director of Marketing and Student Services this post-holder will shape and lead the ongoing development of Support Services to meet the changing landscape in higher education, stakeholder needs and funding mechanisms.

A Relevant professional qualification (to at least level 3) is required and the successful candidate will be trained as a Designated Safeguarding Lead or be willing to undertake the training within 3 months. Previous experience within a Student Services Department alongside knowledge of SEND Equality duties and JCQ regulation would be beneficial.

Closing date for the above post is: Noon on Thursday 23 rd March 2017

Stratford-upon-Avon College is an Equal Opportunities employer who actively seeks to minimise obstacles caused by disability or disadvantage, and is fully committed to Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults, following safe recruitment procedures in line with Government guidance.

All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).