Student Support Officer

  • Location: Hadlow
  • Salary: £21,006 to £23,903 pa, pro rata
  • Status: Full time, term time only
  • Closing date: 11 Oct 2019

Hours:            37 hours per week – 39 weeks per year - permanent

Locations:      Hadlow Campus

We are looking to recruit a flexible, self-motivated and committed individual as a member of our Student Support Services Team. You will be student-facing and actively participate in promoting the welfare and safeguarding of learners. As well as being able to advise students effectively on pastoral issues you will support with the administration of financial support applications, plan and run health and wellbeing activities, enrichment and learner engagement events.

The ideal candidate will have a level 3 qualification in a related field and experience of working with young people. It is essential that candidates have excellent organisational, computing, verbal and written communication skills.  A willingness to be a team player, work flexible hours and have the ability to communicate effectively with a range of students in a variety of ways is also required.

Knowledge of welfare systems and a youth work qualification would be an advantage, as would experience of working in the education sector.

As well as a contributory pension scheme, staff discount schemes and free car parking, this post also attracts 30 days’ holiday (pro rata) each year (excluding bank holidays).

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

To apply for this job, please complete an application form. The job description and application form can be downloaded from our website, Alternatively, you can request an application pack by emailing or telephoning 01732 853977. You are required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs.

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The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is Friday 11th October 2019

When applying for this role, please reference this job board as your application source when asked.

Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed:  therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.

For more information please contact in the first instance or call 01732 853977 if you would like to discuss this further.

Hadlow College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.