Welfare Advisor

Leicester College
24513.00 - 25974.00 GBP Annual
04 Jan 2019
14 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Welfare Advisor. Student Services. Part Time 18.5 hours (Wed - Fri). Permanent.

Every year, thousands of students from across Leicester and Leicestershire, as well as from overseas, choose to study at Leicester College. We pride ourselves on giving everyone an excellent experience, offering exceptional study and social facilities in the heart of Leicester.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with Leicester College as part of the Welfare team. You will have excellent customer service skills and be able to provide a comprehensive welfare and funding advice service for learners and potential learners across college sites.

Applicants will be educated to Level 2 minimum in maths and English (GCSE Grade C or above, GCSE Grade 4 or above, or equivalent). You will also hold a Level 6 qualification and have effective communication skills. It is essential that you have knowledge and understanding of the welfare benefit system and have experience of working in an advisory capacity.

Closing date: 16/01/2019

Interviews: 28/01/2019

We are one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the UK with more than 20,000 students studying with us on a wide range of courses. Our mission is to equip people with the skills they need to be successful in education, in work and business and in their personal lives.

Leicester College is proud of its diverse workforce and welcomes applications from the whole community.

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