Weston College

Information Advice & Guidance Advisor - HMP Eastwood Park (50%, Fixed Term)

Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset
£12,000 - £13,000 p.a.
18 Apr 2019
01 May 2019
Job Level
Careers Advice
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
Organisational Type
GFE College

Job title Information Advice & Guidance Advisor - HMP Eastwood Park (50%, Fixed Term)
Job reference WREQ1872
Date posted 17/04/2019
Application closing date 01/05/2019
Package Generous holiday allowance, a defined benefits scheme, and training opportunities available.

Job category/type Support

The College is seeking to employ an Information, Advice & Guidance Advisor to join the Prison Education Team at HMP Eastwood Park. This will be on a fixed term, part-time basis until 30/04/2020. 

The post-holder will provide face-to-face Information, Advice and Guidance to adult customers in a custody setting within the context of the contract applicable and to support customers to make informed career decisions.

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by TEF, and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the    College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Gold' by Investors in People, which demonstrates our commitment to investing in our staff to improve performance.

Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS and obtain the appropriate prison clearance before starting the role.