Senior Learner Support Advisor

6 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Leicester
Salary
20000.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP22000/annum Competitive benefits
Posted
29 Aug 2017
Closes
26 Sep 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Learner Support Advisor
Location: Leiciester
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Salary: Up to GBP21,000

Looking for a new challenge?

Do you want to work for one of the UK's biggest training providers? Do you have knowledge of the key principles of Awarding Body, Skills Funding Agency and Ofsted requirements? Then we have a position that may interest you.

What does a Senior Learner Support Advisor at learndirect do?

Reporting to the Team Leader for learndirect Professional, you will need to be passionate and motivated, leading by example to line manage and support a caseload of Learner Support Advisors ensuring they have a positive impact on the growth and quality development of our business.

As well as line manager responsibilities you will also work directly with a caseload of learners providing accurate, up to date information, advice and guidance in relation to their expressed programme of learning interest and career goals. Most importantly the Senior Learner Support Advisor must ensure they are actively engaging with their Learner Support Advisors to identify and resolve any progression issues arising throughout the learning journey (including application, eligibility and in learning).

Have you got what it takes?

Your application must be able to demonstrate:

• Experience in line management
• Experience running career/training advisory sessions with adults
• Previous knowledge/experience of adult learning delivery, working in a learner support role
• Previous experience of providing customer service, advice and guidance
• Experience LRS and PLR validation and programme entry requirement management
• Level 2 English and maths

What can we offer?

We offer competitive pay with five weeks holiday with additional bank holidays. We also have standard benefits including contribution based pension, childcare vouchers, cycle to work, staff discounts and much more.

We pride ourselves in the career development our colleagues receive and we continuously strive to improve our ways of working. Everyone at learndirect plays a really important part in achieving our goals, so we think we can offer truly unique opportunities and valuable experiences. We aim to stay ahead of the latest technologies and invest heavily in the training of our staff in order to keep them at the forefront of the industry. Our goal is to be an Employer of Choice and the first company anyone thinks of when looking to enter the industry, or an experienced professional looking for a change.

learndirect welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. We are committed to diversity and recruiting to the communities we serve. We expect all of learndirect's employees to comply with the company's equality and diversity, safeguarding and Health & Safety policies and promote the policies to customers and employers with whom the company works