Connecting to LinkedIn...

Student Support Recruitment - HMP Spring Hill & Grendon

Job Title: Student Support Recruitment - HMP Spring Hill & Grendon
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bicester
Industry:
Salary: £14910 - £19525/annum Excellent holidays and pension
Reference: 205294936
Contact Name: CV-Library
Job Published: January 29, 2017 05:22

Job Description

We currently have a vacancy for a Student Support & Recruitment worker to promote educational courses to the wings and manage learner inductions and initial assessments. You will be responsible for supporting student success through the provision of initial assessment of students and inform enrolment onto appropriate programmes of learning. You will promote the benefits of education and be actively involved in all aspects of student recruitment and programme marketing. Working in partnership with NOMS and other agencies to develop and deliver student support services for prisoner learners. This role will also incorporate some funding & data responsibilities: * Collating and analysing data * Creating and maintaining filing systems * Designing and production of documents * Use of appropriate databases and spreadsheets HMP Spring Hill is an Open Category D (resettlement) prison, housing approximately 320 male prisoners who are at the end of their custodial sentence and working towards resettlement. HMP Grendon is a unique Therapeutic Category B national prison housing approximately 220 long term, prolific (re)offending adult males. As a successful candidate you will have: * Good basic general education including GCSE (or) equivalent) in Maths and English at Grade C or above. * Proven experience of presenting to groups. * Good IT skills with experience of word processing, spread sheets, databases, email and internet systems. * Accuracy and precision in written presentation. * Sensitive to the complexities of prisons or closed institutions and have the ability to work positively within the inherent restraints. * A willingness and ability to assume responsibility and to see through detailed tasks. * Good communication skills both written and verbal. * Commitment to students and students' success. * Able to motivate self and others. * Have thinking ability: able to plan, communicate and problem solve effectively. * Good organisational skills. * Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. * The requirement of this role is to work across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered. Location: HMP Spring Hill& HMP Grendon Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year Salary: £14,910 - £19,525 per annum Closing Date: Friday 10 th February More about the rewards As well as having 25 flexible days holiday per year you will also get 3 additional days to be taken over Christmas and of course all of the bank holidays. We offer a car allowance scheme "Just add fuel", but if you prefer a more environmentally friendly approach to travel we also offer a cycle to work scheme. As part of Milton Keynes College you are entitled to apply for an NUS student discount card with offers in plenty of local restaurants and high street shops. Child care vouchers are available and of course the option of being part of our local Government Pension Scheme. For more about our benefits please visit the MK College website