Student Support Mentor
37.5 hours per week (40 working weeks per year)
Can you make a difference?
These are exciting new roles within our established Student Support Team which will focus on supporting student attendance and retention through effective pastoral care.
By working collaboratively with internal teams and external organisations, you will support and guide students from across the curriculum areas to overcome barriers to their engagement and reach their potentials.
You will identify, monitor and support a case load of vulnerable students including looked after children, care leavers and young carers, together with those who have involvement from social care or early help.
The successful candidate will have a passion for working with young people and be able to demonstrate strong self-reliance and resilience.
The College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.
Please note that all successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced background check conducted by the Disclosure & Barring Service prior to employment commencing.