Careers Adviser

University of Leeds - Student Education Service - Student Opportunity

Do you have experience of working in an employability support environment? Do you want to enhance the employability prospects of students and graduates by giving advice one-to-one and in group settings?

You will provide initial information and advice, workshops and practical help to assist students and graduates to plan their careers and compete in the graduate labour market. 

You will be responsible for supporting students and graduates in their search for appropriate opportunities by delivering in depth application and interview support. This will involve one-to-one advice in person and online, conducting mock interviews, as well as designing and delivering workshops and small group sessions. You will also maintain a high standard of knowledge of the graduate labour market including changes in graduate recruitment. 

You 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 you 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. 

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Jane Conway, Senior Careers Consultant
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 5283, email: 

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Section: Careers Centre
Category: Clerical Support
Grade: Grade 5
Salary: £22,214 to £25,728 p.a. pro rata
Working Time: 17.5 hours per week
Interview Date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

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