Do you have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and enjoy working with young people and adults? We require a Pastoral Support Mentor to join our Student Support team, to help identify and work with students with barriers to learning that may affect their attendance and ability to successfully complete their courses.
You will hold a recognised qualification relating to Mentoring, Youth work, Advice and Guidance or Teaching (or be willing to achieve within 12 months) you will also need a good standard of literacy and numeracy (minimum Level 2) and have experience of working with people in a supportive or pastoral context. You will also need to have good IT skills in order to work with students and maintain records. You must be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously and be able to prioritise your own caseload
Based at our Conway Park Campus, the post is full time. Evening work may be required occasionally to support Open Evenings. The successful applicants will be able to join the College's pension scheme as well as receive the College's generous holiday entitlement. Closing date for applications:
29.11.21 Interview date:
Wirral Metropolitan College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a record check from the Disclosure and Barring Services before the appointment is confirmed.
Wirral Metropolitan College is actively committed to maintaining an environment which promotes and embeds equality, diversity and inclusion as a core value and welcome applications from all sections of the community. The College ensures the principles of the Equality Act 2010 are adhered to and all job applicants and employees are treated equitably and fairly.
RQ878 - Job Description