Student Services Advisor

We have a great opportunity based across out Kettering and Corby campus for a Student Services Advisor to become a key member of our Student Services department.

As a Student Services Advisor, you will play a pivotal role in the success of our students through:

  • Working with the Student Achievement and Wellbeing Manager to ensure effective delivery of careers information, advice and guidance to The Bedford College Group Students and potential students
  • Providing advice and guidance on the full range of student finance and related welfare issues to both current students and potential students.
  • Providing a personal service, offering support or referral for pastoral, health/welfare and financial matters.

Our ideal candidates will have experience in providing guidance/advice to customers and experience of working effectively with people from diverse backgrounds, alongside the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 qualification in relevant subject
  • English and mathematics at GCSE grade A-C or equivalent
  • Willingness to work towards a Level 4 in Careers, Information, Advice and Guidance (CIAG)

Further details of the essential criteria for the post can be located within the Job Description.

About Us

The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.

Terms and Conditions - Bedford College Professional Services 

  • 37 hours per week (1.0 FTE) / 52 weeks per year
  • £20,000 per annum
  • 27 days per annum (plus public holidays), pro rata for part-time
  • Peoples Pension
  • Free on-site parking
  • Retail and leisure discounts

The Bedford College Group is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults.  An Enhanced DBS check will be required and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings, which would not be filtered in line with current guidance.

Interviews will be held on 30th May 2022

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in the interests of business continuity The Bedford College Group may conduct our interviews via Microsoft Teams.  More information will be available at interview stage.

Supporting Documents

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.