Student Mentor

Student Mentor

The Manchester College has many Campus across Greater Manchester, each with its own specialist cutting-edge facilities within a friendly and supportive environment. We are the largest Further Education College in the UK providing education and training to a wide range of learners.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Student Experience & Support Department as a Student Mentor on a permanent, full time (37 hours per week) basis.

The purpose of this role is to support and develop the personal, social and health education of learners within a specific business unit, for all age groups. This includes using action plans and target setting, alongside utilising internal and external support agencies.

To support the achievement of the programme of study, and encourage progression routes into a desired employment sector.

To prepare learners for employment and active citizenship within society beyond their time at The Manchester College.

To do this successfully you'll need:

Level 2 qualifications in English and Mathematics or equivalent.

Qualified to at least level 4 in Mentoring, Youth Work, Counselling or Advice & Guidance.

Have experience of supporting learners in an educational setting, preferably Further Education and Higher Education.

Have experience working with 16+ students

Have experience in providing support for academic and personal, social and health development.

The Manchester College is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, please visit our website to apply!

Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the key responsibilities, key result areas and Qualifications/Skills and Experience detailed within the job description.

Salaries are based on skills, qualifications and experience. All salaries are subject to job evaluation.

In return you will benefit from an excellent package including a favourable Pension scheme, Retail Discounts, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle to work scheme and Simply Health scheme.

The closing date for this job advert is 16/04/2021 however sometimes the job advert may close early if we receive a good response!


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