Welfare and Retention Officer

Recruiter
Newham College London
Location
Newham, London [Greater London]
Salary
£24,591 - £26,729 Per Year
Posted
08 Jun 2022 14:36
Closes
03 Jul 2022 23:59
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Manager
Specialism
Student / Learner Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time, Term Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Welfare and Retention Officer

Student Services

East Ham and Stratford Campus

Salary: £24, 591 - £26,729

 

The Welfare and Retention Officer will play a key role in the monitoring of students at risk of leaving college ensuring that effective intervention strategies are in place to keep students on programme.

The post-holder will be responsible for providing effective welfare and mental health support, advice, and guidance to all learners.

 

The Welfare and Retention Officer will liaise closely with students, parents and external support agencies to gather and record information relating to any barriers to attendance or learning.  They will alert any safeguarding concerns to colleagues in line with the safeguarding policy.

 

Adjusted working hours can occur to meet the business’ needs. The post-holder should have a flexible approach to hours of work, place of work, and cover needed for holidays