Pastoral Support Tutor BLUP41804

Temple Newsam, Leeds
Salary £18,524.00 - £20,210.22 per annum pro rata
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Pastoral Support Tutor BLUP41804
Temple Newsam, Leeds
Salary £18,524.00 - £20,210.22 per annum pro rata
Full Time/ 39 weeks – 12 month Fixed Term Contract

Our Client is a large, and growing, specialist land-based College, with centres throughout Yorkshire, Cumbria and the Tees Valley.

They now have an opportunity for a Pastoral Support Tutor to join them on a 12 month fixed term contract to improve the student experience and add value to students learning, by providing high quality pastoral guidance to learners at the College and ensuring that those “at risk” in the student community are monitored and supported to achieve.

Delivering personal development through awareness-raising campaigns across all centres and allocated to a designated theme (Health Awareness, Economic Wellbeing or Positive Contribution to Society), you will support and oversee activity to maximise student employability through work placement set-ups, CV/application writing workshops etc and collate and maintain accurate and up to date personal records on students, ensuring that the most vulnerable learners are identified.

Regularly monitoring levels of attendance and retention and taking immediate action to make improvements by direct contact with students and parents, you must administer early stages of the student disciplinary process and participate in appropriate college activities, which include open evenings, parent evenings, information evenings, enrolment and induction. 

Educated to level 3 (A Level) standard or equivalent, you must have experience of working with 16-19 year olds and have knowledge of the FE sector; any experience of providing careers guidance or in Pastoral Guidance or Counselling would be desirable.  You must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to establish positive relationships and relate to the concerns of young people.   

Closing date for applications: 20th October 2016
Interview date: 3rd November 2016

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