Student Employability Adviser
Application closing date 09/12/2018
Location Chichester Campus
Salary Salary range: £23,558 to £25,728 per annum (pay award pending)
Package Local Government Pension Scheme
Job category/type Professional Services
As an integral member of the Careers and Employability team you will provide information and advice for students with their job search activity and employability, and support the delivery of efficient student-facing services within Careers and Employability. This is an exciting time for the Careers and Employability Service as they launch their new student facing central centre in January 2019.
You will act as first point of contact to deliver advice and information within student employability services including: promotion of services and centre, drop-in job and placement search, and application advice. Co-ordinate the support to the Graduate Outcomes survey and oversee the cover for the new employability centre. You will maintain online and paper resources, and supporting systems to ensure students may access employability services in a variety of different ways and media.
You will have knowledge of the student and graduate labour market and the range of employability opportunities available and have the understanding of the challenges facing students through their time at University. Having proven organisational and administration skills and the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines is essential, as is having strong IT, excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
The University of Chichester welcomes applicants from BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) backgrounds as they are currently under-represented at this level.
Informal enquiries about the recruitment process are welcomed by Liz George, Head of Employability via email at E.George@chi.ac.uk
This position will require a Disclosure and Barring check which will be undertaken by the University on appointment.
Interview Date: Tuesday 18th December
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