Education and Wellbeing Mentor

Permanent and Full-Time (Term-Time Only) Hours: 37 hours per week, Term-Time Only 38 Weeks per year

South Gloucestershire & Stroud College 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.

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.

SGS College’s Wellbeing Department have an exciting opportunity for an Education and Wellbeing Mentor. We wish to appoint an enthusiastic, supportive and skilled individual to join our team. If you have experience of supporting people with barriers to learning, who are or maybe at risk of significant harm, or who may be difficult to engage, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a motivated, flexible and patient individual, who is able to use their initiative and problem-solving skills in a fast-paced environment. You will be required to work collaboratively with teaching and support staff, and external agencies to ensure learner retention, achievement and progression. You will need to have at least 3 years’ pastoral experience of working with young people and/or vulnerable adults.

If you are passionate about making a difference to the achievement of others and wish to join the Wellbeing and Student Union team at SGS College, please complete an online application form by clicking on apply.

Closing Date: Sunday 11th August 2019

Expected Interview Date: Monday 19th August 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.


Please apply via the link.