Professional Development Coach - Gloucestershire College

Gloucestershire College
United Kingdom
16814.14 - 17304.09 GBP Annual
10 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Gloucestershire Professional Services (GPS) are recruiting 2 x Professional Development Coaches in a full time, term-time only (38 weeks per year) fixed term capacity to join the Student Development team based at Gloucestershire College.

Are you passionate about helping young people develop? This role looks at broadening student's experiences in preparation for the world of work. It suits those who have worked in youth work or coaching environments with young people and requires the ability to build excellent rapport with young people.

As a Professional Development Coach your relationship with young people is paramount as we look for individuals to inspire and empower students, running activities to develop their skills and supervise off-site group projects.

In this role you have the flexibility to run projects and activities which work alongside the student's interest which are engaging and not constricted to a particular curriculum or scheme of work. When an enthused debate is sparked, you will facilitate discussion, always encouraging and providing opportunity for student self-reflection on their strengths, ambitions and future.

A career with us means much more than just a salary - we know that our people are our greatest asset.

We provide an empowering, values-based environment where we all play a part in inspiring a future generation, working towards an inspirational vision. We are passionate about learning and pride ourselves in developing our staff; we will support you both professionally and personally to develop all the skills necessary to make this your next success.

We value mutual respect and believe that trust, respect and civility bring out the best in people. We also work collaboratively utilising the different knowledge, skills and experiences we each have; we strive to create an environment where everyone can give of their best.

Working with committed colleagues, we also offer a range of staff benefits including, 27 days annual leave, increasing to 32 days after 5 years', plus an additional 3 days during Christmas closure,

If you would like to join our team, please review the job description for further information and click apply now!

Any current employees interested in the above role please call or email HR to find out more prior to applying.

Gloucestershire College is advertising this role on behalf of Gloucestershire Professional Services (GPS).