Working patternFull time
Salary£20,930, per annum dependent on skills and experience
Closing date for applicationsMonday, 3 January 2022
Student Mentor, Behaviour and Wellbeing X2 – Fixed term contract until 31 December 2023
Job Reference: SM/12.2021
Salary: £20,930, per annum dependent on skills and experience
Working Hours: full time37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
These posts are funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) to work on the Learning, Employment and Progression (LEAP) project.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for Student Mentor – Behaviour and Wellbeing to join our student services department.
The purpose of the role is to work closely with challenging students to manage and improve their behaviour and ensure relevant strategies are put in place to improve their behaviour and wellbeing. This will involve mentoring and coaching to prevent future incidents. To engage with students in relation to their retention, achievement and progression and to provide pastoral support where required.
The successful applicant must have:
- Appropriate professional/vocational qualification
- Knowledge about safeguarding Young People and Vulnerable adults
- Excellent communication skills both written and oral
- Ability to motivate students to achieve their full potential
- Ability to work as part of a team yet autonomously at times
- Good administrative an IT skills
- Experience with working with young people, especially challenging young people
What we offer you in return:
- An excellent pension scheme with an employer contribution of 23.8%
- A continued professional development programme of up to £750 per academic year
- A generous annual holiday allowance: 25 days pro rota, increasing to 29 days pro rata, after 5 years’ service
- Family friendly policies, including up to 5 paid occasions for time off for dependants within a 12 month period, after the first year of service
- Five college closure days in December in addition to annual leave
The closing date for all applications will be Monday 03 January 2022. Interviews will take place on 11 January 2021.
Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to contact candidates who have been selected for interview.
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Please note that we do not accept CV’s by way of application or online application via other websites, you must complete a Grantham College application form.
All employment offers are subject to a self-funded satisfactory enhanced DBS check. The successful applicant will have a deduction of £44 taken from payroll.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
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