Careers Adviser

University of Leeds - Student Opportunity

Maternity cover, fixed-term until 17 March 2017

Secondment opportunities will be considered

The Careers Centre is looking to appoint a Career Adviser to provide initial information and advice, workshops and practical help to assist students to plan their careers and compete in the graduate labour market.
The focus of this role will be to support students, search for appropriate opportunities and deliver in depth application and interview support through: one-to-one advice in person and online, conducting mock interviews designing and delivering workshops and small group sessions and maintaining a high standard of knowledge of the graduate labour market including changes in graduate recruitment.

Successful applicants will need experience of working in an employability support environment, graduate recruitment experience, or a recognised full or part information and advice qualification (e.g. NVQ Level 4 or equivalent). Additionally successful applicants should have previous experience of providing information and advice in a client focused environment, excellent written and verbal skills and the resilience to work under pressure in a busy front-line environment.

Informal enquiries may be made to Jane Conway, Senior Careers Consultant, tel +44 (0)113 343 5283,

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Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Student Education Service
Section: Careers Centre
Contract Type: Fixed Term (until 17 March 2017)

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