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Careers and Employability Consultant - Exeter

£35,000 - £39,500 - HR
Ref: 1604 Date Posted: Thursday 06 Jun 2019
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Are you experienced working in Careers and Employability? Looking for a new challenge?

We are currently recruiting for an Interim Careers and Employability Consultant paying within the education sector. You will be hold a qualification in HR Post-Graduate Certificate in Career Guidance and have previous experience working with MDA students.

This is a 3 month fixed term contract paying £35,000 - £39,500 per annum pro rata

Duties will include:

  • Design and deliver interventions to students on career development, employability education and place-based learning, incorporating work authentic assessment with the aim of equipping students for graduate level employment or further study
  • Create and deliver interventions for students on the skills and knowledge needed for graduate level employment, be they generic or bespoke to a professional sector or discipline.
  • Work closely with academic stakeholders to design and deliver appropriate interventions which are skill or sector specific
  • Work in partnership with Colleges, providing specialist advice on the high level and detailed design of programmes of activity. Programmes should meet College and University priorities, the needs of students and graduates and sector demands.
  • Provide specialist advice and design input to credit bearing module and non-credit bearing activities.
  • Act as professional specialist in student and graduate employability, personal development planning, theory and practice of career choice and career development, graduate occupations, graduate destinations, and relevant labour market trends.

The ideal candidate will:

  • A postgraduate qualification in careers guidance (e.g. QCG, DipCG or Dip CEIG HE)
  • HE teaching qualification or equivalent professional experience or significant experience in the delivery of high quality employability and professional development activity and training
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to deliver presentation to large and small groups

Click apply now or call Lucy Fieldhouse on 0117 369 9000