Student Intervention Officer - Wakefield College

Recruiter
Wakefield College
Location
Castleford
Salary
21310.00 - 22238.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Student Intervention Officer

Ref: 2927

Hours of work: 37 hours per week

Salary: GBP21,310 - GBP22,238 per annum - subject to gauge evaluation

Location: Castleford Campus

An opportunity has arisen for a Student Intervention Officer to join our Student Experience department.

As a Student Intervention Officer, you will embed high standards and expectations with the student community and engage with students early who may have barriers to learning and ensuring the right actions are put in place to overcome these through liaison with multiple teams of staff.

As a Student Intervention Officer, you should:

  • Be qualified to Level 4
  • Hold GCSE grade A* - C or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Have experience of successfully negotiating with a range of stakeholders in a pastoral and student support setting

You should also be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of supporting post 16 learners within an educational or training setting
  • The capability of working sensitively and with empathy with students, staff, parents and other agencies to ensure the wellbeing and success of the individual learner.
  • The ability to work under pressure and on own initiative

Benefits include:

  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Discounted Metro Card Scheme
  • Good Pension Scheme
  • Excellent Training & Development

Closing date: 11.00am on Thursday 20 July 2017

Provisional interview date: Week commencing 24 July 2017

See what we have to offer and come and join us. For further details, please refer to the job description and person specification above.

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Wakefield College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.