Careers Guidance Officer

University of Leeds
June 17, 2024
Offerd Salary:£37,099 - £44,263
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Contract Type:Fixed Term (4 months
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Careers Guidance Officer

Interviews are expected to be held week commencing 24 June 2024

Salary: Grade 7 (£37,099 - £44,263 p.a. depending on experience)

This role will be based on the university campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you a qualified guidance practitioner? Are you passionate about leading the delivery of high quality on-course guidance to mature and foundation year students? Do you have strategies in supporting students develop their employability skills?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 135 universities in the world. We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities. Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe.

The Lifelong Learning Centre (LLC) works with mature, part-time and foundation year learners across the University. It has developed a well- established portfolio of support activity delivered throughout the student lifecycle to enhance the student experience.

The primary focus of this post will be leading on the delivery of information, advice, guidance (IAG), careers' education and employment engagement activity to adults, part-time students and individuals from widening participation constituencies. As part of the IAG team the post holder will adhere to Matrix standards and provide a quality specialist service including the tracking of students and ongoing evaluation to improve the service function delivered by the post holder. This role will have a substantial collaborative dimension, working alongside LLC staff, the Careers Centre, Educational Engagement and colleagues across Faculties.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus 16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – that's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance.
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Helen Bowman, Deputy Director (Partnerships)

    Email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Student Education Service School/Institute: Lifelong Learning Centre (LLC) Category: Administrative and Clerical Support Grade: Grade 7 Salary: £37,099 to £44,263 per annum pro-rata Working Time: 20% fte Post Type: Part Time Contract Type: Fixed Term (4 months - Where cover is required for a member of staff on leave/absence) Release Date: Wednesday 29 May 2024 Closing Date: Monday 17 June 2024 Interview Date: Wednesday 26 June 2024 Reference: SESLC1001

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