The Student Life and Wellbeing team works to enhance all aspects of student life and experience at the University and is part of the Student and Academic Services Directorate. The team delivers a wide range of proactive and responsive wellbeing services to students and staff.
The Student Support and Advice team is looking to recruit an experienced and motivated individual to join the team, a key purpose of which is to provide an exemplary advice and guidance service to students.
Working collaboratively with colleagues in Student Support and more widely from across the service, directorate, wider University and externally, you will ensure that effective support is in place for students. This will include providing exemplary advice and guidance to students, holding a student caseload and maintaining accurate records along with holding line management and supervisory responsibility for members of the wider team as required.
You will play a key role in enabling the delivery of our Access and Participation Plan by leading on initiatives and providing services that integrate student groups, working with colleagues to ensure the development and delivery of interventions that support retention, continuation and academic success through a mix of bespoke provision as well as activities that connect students with a range of mainstream support.
This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Consequently, all applicants will be asked to declare both unspent and spent convictions on their application form.
Appointment of the successful candidate will be conditional on a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Interview date: TBC
For informal enquiries: please contact Jill Ellis, Head of Student Support on firstname.lastname@example.org
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