Higher Education Liaison Co-ordinator

Higher Education Liaison Co-ordinator

Salary up to £20,454 per annum

Fixed-term, 37 hours per week

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who is able to engage with young people aged 16-19 to inspire them to progress to higher education. This post is funded by the National Collaborative Outreach Programme, with the objective of increasing the numbers of students from disadvantaged backgrounds to go to university or onto higher apprenticeship programmes.

As a recent graduate, you will have experience of mentoring or supporting young people and worked with them to increase their confidence, self-esteem and belief in their full potential.

You will need to be organised, self-motivated, student focused, and effective communicator and able to work on your own initiative. You should also have a Level 2 qualification or equivalent in English and Maths, and a degree or equivalent Level qualification.

Please note that as Suffolk New College is a multi-campus site, you will be required to work at and travel between campuses.

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Please click here for the Job Application.

Closing date: Wednesday 3rd June 2020 at 12 noon

Interview date: Thursday 11th June 2020

Completed application forms can be returned to recruitment@suffolk.ac.uk 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.