Senior IAG Adviser - HMP Fosse Way

Recruiter
Milton Keynes College Group
Location
Leicester,United Kingdom
Salary
£25,000 - £30,000 Per Year
Posted
20 Jan 2023 09:51
Closes
05 Feb 2023 23:59
Reference
JAN20236312
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Adviser
Specialism
Careers Advice
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisational Type
Offenders' Learning and Skills Service (OLASS)

Senior IAG Adviser - HMP Fosse Way

SENIOR ADVISER: INFORMATION, ADVICE & GUIDANCE (IAG)

Location: HMP Fosse Way, Leicester
Hours:
37.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Flexible Working:
We welcome applications from those seeking flexible or part time hours
Apprenticeships:
Development opportunities are available

Salary: Up to £26,500 per annum (Dependent on experience)
Reporting To:
Deputy Education Manager (Support Services)

Expected interview date: Mid-late February in Leicester

 

IN SHORT

Milton Keynes College are recruiting for an Information, Advice and Guidance Adviser to join the team at

HMP Fosse Way

 

As an Information, Advice and Guidance Adviser, you will be responsible for effectively managing student

caseloads to achieve sustained employment, training, continued education, course enrolment and completion

of prison employment outcomes. You will provide IAG in both an individual and group setting and will coach,

mentor, support, and signpost as required to achieve outcomes.

 

You will deliver a programme of support for students that complements custodial education and

employment strategies to help them achieve their personal learning goals and to assist them in

their rehabilitative journey.

 

You will contribute to the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of an effective and high quality IAG service in custody. This will be delivered in partnership with all stakeholders.

 

MK College will treat all applicants fairly and with respect, irrespective of their background, disability or any other individual characteristic. We particularly encourage applications from people with backgrounds which are currently under-represented within Milton Keynes College.  All offers made to successful candidates are subject to satisfactory outcomes to a range of pre-employment checks including a Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).   In addition, security clearance is required for all prison services positions up to Counter Terrorist Check (CTC) level.

OUR BENEFITS

  • 30 days annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank Holidays (entitlement will be pro-rated for part-time employees)
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Professional development opportunities, including professional qualifications
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) accessible 24 hours per day, 365 days per year
  • A variety of amazing discounts with NUS Card
  • Employee wellbeing platform with options to book free activities

ABOUT HMP FOSSE WAY

HMP Fosse Way is a Resettlement Prison based in the Glen Parva area of Leicester.  Opening in Spring we are now recruiting for talented and creative professionals to join the new Education team based in the prison.  We have vacancies for daytime, evenings, and weekends positions though the majority of Education will be delivered Mon-Fri between 09:00-17:00.

The prison will be operated by Serco with Milton Keynes College as their strategic education provider.

HMP Fosse Way is a new build prison and staff will benefit from working in a new prison with up to date facilities, new resources and equipment. 

 

** For further information about this opportunity, please refer to the attached document.