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Itchen Sixth Form College

Attendance Mentor and Student Adviser

Closing date: 22/11/2019 at 12:00

Job Start Date: December 2019

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Full-time

Salary Type: Other

Salary Details: £18,000-£18,780 (dependent on experience)

Hours of Work: Full time, Mon-Fri 37hrs per week

Location of Role: Itchen Sixth Form College

Contact e-mail address: applications@itchen.ac.uk

Job/Person Summary

Itchen College is looking to further develop its Student Services provision with the appointment of an Attendance Mentor and Student Adviser.

We are seeking to recruit a highly professional individual with a flexible approach who has excellent planning, communication and organisational skills. The successful candidate must be willing to take an active role in the development of this post and make a difference to the student experience. You will have a good understanding of College procedures and be capable of working in a busy and sometimes challenging environment. The main purpose of the role is to monitor attendance patterns across the College, to highlight trends and to work with the Assistant Principal (Students) and Guidance & Support Manager to support students at risk of underachieving. You will also be working across the range of services provided by Student Services, namely providing support to the Itchen Financial Support and Transport Officer and acting as student adviser, dealing with student queries, attendance letters, replacement lanyards and Securus monitoring. A full job description and person spec are available via the College website.

Please note: although a 52 week contract is preferable, a substantial term time contract may be considered for the right candidate, this will be discussed at interview.

Application Procedure

To apply, please complete an Itchen College support staff application form and return to applications@itchen.ac.uk before the closing date.

Safer Recruitment

Itchen Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: Middle Road, Bitterne, Southampton, Hampshire, SO19 7TB

Telephone: 023 8043 5636

Website: www.itchen.ac.uk

Application form