Student Services Advisor
Part Time (3 days per week), Term Time Only
Fixed Term to 30th June 2021
Salary: £19,024 per annum, pro-rata
Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England.
We have an exciting opportunity for a part time, job share partner to join our Student Services provision at our Saltaire campus which is based within Shipley College. The role of Student Services Advisor is key to supporting our internal and external customers by providing relevant and accurate information, advice and guidance. Reporting to the Student Services Manager, the successful candidate will liaise with curriculum staff, accommodation, student records, finance and wellbeing teams as well as communicate directly with students, their parents and external customers and agencies.
To facilitate a job share arrangement we are looking for candidates who are able to work 3 days per week (Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays) during term time, up to a maximum of 14.8 hours per week. Some flexibility in start and finish times each day may be possible however as this is a student facing role, hours worked should be between 8.45am and 3.30pm.
The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, have great administration and organisational skills and the ability to collate and disseminate information in an engaging, timely and accurate manner. Experience of working in a Further Education (FE) environment, particularly with students, would be a distinct advantage.
In return, you will receive a generous holiday allowance and a range of employee benefits as well as the opportunity to work within spectacular grounds.
For more information, please refer to the Job Description and person specification.
Closing Date: 9am Monday 8th February 2021
Interviews: 10th February 2021(taking into consideration current COVID-19 restrictions)
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment.
The Governors and Staff at Askham Bryan College regard each learner as a unique individual and therefore seek to support learner development in ways, which will foster security, confidence and independence. We recognise that high self-esteem, peer support, a secure College environment and clear lines of communication with trusted adults helps all young people and adults particularly those at risk or suffering abuse. These are regarded as central to the wellbeing of the individual and are therefore seen to be an intrinsic part of all aspects of the curriculum and ethos.