- Employment classification: Full-time (Term Time only – 38 weeks), permanent
- Salary range: Support Scale (SO1) - £30,566 to £33,092 per annum, pro-rata (inclusive of London Weighting Allowance)
- Job reference: 015LS
United Colleges Group is a £50m turnover, group of Further Education Colleges with ambition. Located in the heart of London, the Group provides a wide range of qualifications at Further and Higher Education levels in a highly inclusive environment. The group consists of City of Westminster College, and the College of North West London who have both the ambition and strength to create a lasting difference in the local communities it serves, and beyond.
An exciting new opportunity of Careers Adviser within Learner Services now exists! We are currently recruiting for an experienced professional to provide a high quality, responsive, learner-centered service to students by developing and delivering impartial careers information, advice and guidance to support all learners across College campuses.
The successful candidate will hold a relevant degree or have an equivalent professional careers related qualification (minimum level 6), combined with strong interpersonal and effective communication skills to successfully advise & guide UCG students.
Prior relevant experience, including evidence of promoting equality of opportunity for students from diverse backgrounds, is essential to this post.
Please note - This is a Term-Time Only (TTO) post, however the successful applicant may be expected to work during Clearing and on the days when A Level and GCSE results are published.
In return the Group offers generous annual leave, a defined-benefit pension scheme, an interest-free season ticket loan, cycle scheme, free sight tests, enhanced maternity and paternity leave schemes and many other benefits.
If you’re ready to join a Group that has the resources to develop the talents of both students and staff, you can find more information on this role and details on how to apply by visiting the “Work with Us” section on our College website. Alternatively, you can complete the application form and e-mail it to our HR team. Please ensure that your supporting statement addresses each of the points in the person specification.
The College is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to full-vetting procedures including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services Check.
Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 16 October 2020
United Colleges Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.