Course and Progression Adviser

Location
Perth, Perth and Kinross
Salary
£28,644 -31,635 per annum, pro rata
Posted
22 May 2019
Closes
31 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

The post will be appointed on either a 10 hours or 14 hours per week arrangement: applicants are asked to indicate their preference on applying (0.29 FTE or 0.4 FTE)

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands.

As a member of the Student Services Team you will play a key role in providing comprehensive information, advice and guidance services in areas of Education, Careers and Employability.

You should be educated to degree level and ideally hold a professional qualification in Careers Guidance or equivalent in Advice or Guidance. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as are strong skills in organisation and presentation. The ability to work with a high level of independence and confidence, while also remaining part of the team, and working with initiative and creativity are vital. Skills in working with both individuals and groups are important, and the ability to remain calm while working under pressure is necessary.

Experience of working in an advice and guidance giving role is essential and the post holder should have experience of working with people in groups, of successful networking and of building professional working relationships with individuals.

Closing date: Extended to Friday 31st May 2019
Interview date: Thursday 13th June 2019

This post undertakes regulated work with children and protected adults and a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check is required.  A check will be made against the list of those barred from working with children and protected adults.

Please apply via the link.