Student Engagement Officer

per annum

Posted 2 weeks ago | ref: 229507

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JOB TITLE: Permanent Student Engagement Officer 

SALARY: £17,237

LOCATION: Peterborough College 

To apply for this role, please email info@qualityrs.co.uk with your CV. 

QRS are working on behalf of Peterborough College to recruit a Student Engagement Officer to join a fantastic team.

This is a permanent opportunity offering 37 hours per week for 38 weeks per year.  Annual salary £17,237.

Acting as a College ambassador at all times, the Student Engagement Officer will ensure a safe, secure and welcoming learning environment. The post holder will provide a programme of activities that enhance the student experience in college, engaging with students in a variety of ways ensuring the learner's voice is at the heart of the decision-making process.

Your main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to the following areas:

  • Developing a positive and constructive relationship with students to enhance their personal and social education and enable them to fully participate in college activities
  • Identify and challenge inappropriate behaviour responding immediately to incidents and disturbances using a range of interventions and de-escalation techniques to ensure a timely resolve
  • Supporting the day Duty Principal rota
  • Maintaining a strong presence and campus coverage in particular during student break times to monitor student activity in communal areas and all internal and external premises

The successful candidate will:

  • Hold an up to date DSL Safeguarding Qualification or able to achieve within the first 6 months
  • Have relevant Youth worker/ young people’s and Mentor level 3 qualification 
  • Hold a Mental Health First Aid (Youth) Qualification or able to achieve or start working towards within the first 6 months

For more information, please apply now!