Careers Advice Guidance Co-ordinator

Careers, Advice & Guidance Co-ordinator

Up to £30,018 per annum

37 hours per week

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Student Services Directorate, in a brand new role here at Suffolk New College.

Reporting in to the strategic Careers Lead, you will be responsible for co-ordinating the day-to-day management of the College’s careers programme, ensuring it meets those standards as outlined within Gatsby Benchmarks. You will also be responsible for leading our learning resource facilities across all our campuses, ensuring that the team and our facilities focus on and continue to meet the needs of the College and our students.

With sound knowledge of careers education, advice and guidance, and a strong commitment to understanding labour market information (LMI), you will be enthusiastic, motivational, determined and able to offer the best advice to both staff and students.

You will need to be highly organised and confident with strong communication skills, keeping a student focus at the centre of all that you do. You will have a relevant Level 6 qualification in the field of careers guidance or equivalent, along with a degree and a Level 2 qualification (or equivalent) in both English and maths.

This post is based at Suffolk New College, Ipswich Campus, however Suffolk New College is a multi-campus site and you will therefore be required to work at and travel between campuses.

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Closing date: Friday 21st February 2020 at 12 noon

Interview date: Monday 2nd March 2020.

Completed application forms can be returned to or posted to Human Resources, Suffolk New College, Ipswich, IP4 1LT.

Candidates who have been selected for interview will be contacted by a member of the HR team via email. If you do not hear from us then please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our on-going commitment to Equality and Diversity, Suffolk New College guarantee to short list all applicants from a black or ethnic minority group who meet the essential criteria and all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria. All appointments are subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.