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Univeristy First Student Support Coach
Company Information Posted : 12-01-2018
Company :  Finda-Recruitment
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Job Type : Permanent - Fulltime
Duration : Permanent
Category : Education
Recruiter Reference : finda/TP/9002/1256
URL for applications : Click to apply
Salary : £6525 - £6826
Job Status
Start Publishing : 12-01-2018
Stop Publishing : 09-02-2018
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University First Student Support Coach – Permanent, term time only contract – Part time (18.5 hours) -£6,525 -6,826 pa

Are you skilled at communicating with young people and students on an individual or group basis?

Do you possess the enthusiasm and pro-active organisation skills to help our international Students excel and reach their learning goals by supporting and coaching them to achieve a place at University here in the UK?

Would you enjoy communicating with people from a wide range of nationalities and cultures?

If so, our college would like you to apply to join their International Operations team as a University First Student Support Coach.  As a University First Student Support Coach you will be a vital support link for our international students studying full-time programmes.  You will help ensure all students meet the UKVI visa’s requirements, attend classes regularly, maintain academic advancement and progress to UK universities following successful completion of the course they attend.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to be a University First Student Support Coach, then please apply today!

About Us

We are the largest provider of further education and apprentices within the area, we have around 11,000 students that are from across the UK and the world. Our passion is to ensure students are qualified, find jobs and can progress in their career. We are proud to say our apprenticeships training ranks in the top 30% of colleges and we work with over 2,000 business.

The Role

The International Operations team is key to finding and supporting international students studying at the college.  As a University First Student Support Coach you will provide both personal and study support to our University First Students; liaise with course tutors and parents with regards to student’s progress and personal development and help resolve any issues or concerns; identifying students who show signs of poor attendance or being ‘at risk’ with the aim of encouraging them to improve and be successful.

Key responsibilities, skills and attitudes

•    Good interpersonal skills.

•    Ability to communicate effectively with a range of learners both on an individual basis and in group settings.

•    High level of customer care.

•    Ability to maintain records.

•    Professional telephone manner.

•    Competent use of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Next Step

If you feel you have what it takes for this University First Student Support Coach opportunity, then please click apply and complete our online application process via the careers page.

Please be aware we only accept fully completed applications, therefore please take the time to complete our application process online.

There is a closing date of 4th February for all applications with interviews taking place on 12th February 2018.

 Safeguarding Recruitment Statement

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks which includes an enhanced DBS check as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.

Package description

University First Student Support Coach – Permanent, term time only contract – Part time (18.5 hours) -£6,525 -6,826 pa

Preferred Skills Student support, university, coaching, management, supporting, tutors, empathy, initiative, 'At Risk' students, teaching, personal development, issues, concerns
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