HE & FE Careers Advisor

Stroud, Gloucestershire
£24,237 - £26,052 pro rata per annum
03 Jul 2019
18 Jul 2019
Job Function
Careers Advice
Contract Type
Full Time

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College is a large and progressive FE College with a growing HE provision, (including HNDs, Foundation Degrees and full Honours Degrees) based in North Bristol, with 5 campus sites across the city, South Gloucestershire and Gloucestershire.

Our experienced and passionate staff work hard to help our students achieve their personal challenges and career goals. We are proud of SGS and committed to making the College the best it can be. We are currently working hard to achieve “Outstanding” status after being classified as “Good” in our first inspection.

This post offers an exciting opportunity for a Careers Advisor to deliver high quality, impartial careers information, advice and guidance to 16-22 year olds across FE and HE courses supported by a dedicated team of peers. They will work closely with Heads of Careers and HE Student Experience in honing a strategy that aims to achieve full Gatsby ‘Good Careers Guidance’ benchmark compliance for the college, as it enters an ambitious period of developing its careers services to all students.

SGS Careers Services is Matrix accredited and works with 16 secondary school partners as well as serving its own 3,500 16-18 years student cohort and 400 HE students. The successful candidate will split their time equally between HE and FE work. 

Interview Date: Thursday 25 July 2019 

The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children’s Barred list check, as a requirement of the job. 

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer 

South Gloucestershire & Stroud College background

SGS has an excellent reputation for delivering further education and work-based programmes in a range of subjects – from business to sport, engineering to media, GCSE’s and A Levels to degree level courses.

In addition, SGS leads a multi-academy trust of two schools and a University Technical College, which affords a great degree of career progression and diversity of job roles within the institution.

We are proud of SGS, committed to making the College the best it can be. We are currently working to achieve “Outstanding” status after being classified as “Good” in 2017.


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