Guidance Adviser

Do you want to inspire and support the next generation?

Are you looking for a new challenge with excellent benefits?

North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College is one of the largest and most successful colleges in the region. The College understands the importance of recruiting talented and passionate staff that are central to all College achievements and are the driving force in the success of our learners.

The Position: We’re looking for a Guidance Adviser in our careers team

Requirements for the role:

  • A current relevant qualification such as - NVQ Advice and Guidance Level 4 or Level 6 Diploma in Careers Guidance or above
  • Able to provide high quality one to one IAG advice to a wide variety of students and potential students
  • An understanding of the current Further Education and Higher Education landscapes in terms of progression opportunities

Responsibilities for the role:

  • To provide CEIAG to college learners and prospective learners on an individual or group basis. Areas of support covered will include career planning, career options, selection of learning programmes, progression routes (including into employment or higher education), pastoral support and advocacy, advice on financial support in further and higher education.
  • To adhere to and develop the principles promoted by the ‘Matrix Award’.
  • To liaise with and develop networks with external agencies and organisations.

The Location: The College is based in Nuneaton and you will be required to work flexibly across all college sites (primarily the Nuneaton and Wigston campuses) This is a great place to live with plenty of social and sport facilities together with great transport links.

Why Should You Apply?

  • The pay range we’re offering is the support grade which is 19 - 24, £23,261 - £27,263.p a. FTE (pro rata - please note that this contract is three days per week, 38 weeks per year: £12,256 - £14,953)
  • We offer great holidays and access to the Local Government Pension/Teachers Pension Scheme
  • We also offer staff development opportunities Family friendly policies and procedures

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.