Learning Mentor: Adult Further Education and Higher Education
30 hours per week, over 39 weeks term time
Continually striving for excellence and a strong Grade 2 College, Wigan & Leigh College is well underway on its journey to become Outstanding. With over 9,500 students and a turnover of £30m, the College is in a strong position to continue to move forward and grow.
The College has distinct ambitions to expand its choice of programmes and support the economic transformation of Wigan and the surrounding areas. As a growing college we are in a strong position to continue to invest in our campuses with the development of state of the art facilities.
The College has created a community that encourages all students to enhance their learning through wider opportunities and support services; to maximise their achievements and secure progression to further study, apprenticeships and employment.
We are looking for a dynamic, dedicated, enthusiastic and driven member of staff to join our team. The post holder will offer pastoral support to students and monitor attendance and wellbeing in order to support learner to achieve their potential; The post holder will be an excellent communicator, liaising with Personal Tutors, Higher Education Professional Mentors and teams as appropriate. The successful candidate will have notable organisational and interpersonal skills and be able to relate well to adult learners.
The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date.
To comply with legislation, you are required to obtain a DBS check for your role. We will be asking Protocol National Ltd/Esafeguarding Ltd to undertake this process on our behalf.
The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required.
Wigan and Leigh college is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
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