Contract TypeTerm Time Only
SalaryUp to £20,984 (Pro rata salary Up to £16,532.45)
Job RefSCCG2616
Posted19 Sep 2023
Closing Date01 Oct 2023
Interview Date06 Oct 2023

About the role

The Pastoral Team at FutureSkills is a highly skilled, energetic team that works with students and parents to overcome barriers to education and learning. They provide pastoral support for students on courses from pre-entry level to higher education.

You will work as part of the pastoral team to support students throughout the college day; This may mean assisting students in a one-to-one setting to access financial, careers, counselling and enrichment support including referrals to external organisations. You will meet with small groups of vulnerable students to support them to engage with their studies and college life, adopt positive behaviours and enhance their ability to progress. You will advocate on behalf of the students and attend meetings with other professionals to ensure the safety and welfare of the young people in your care. You will be a visible presence around the college and offer support to students during lunch and break times. The ideal candidate will also be willing to contribute to the enrichment programme, helping students to develop their resilience and skills outside of the classroom.

We are looking for someone who can confidently and effectively communicate with students, professionals, parents and the staff at FutureSkills


  • We have Generous Terms and Conditions (Sixth Form College’s Association style terms and conditions) including 13 weeks holiday (195 days in College).
  • We have a 3pm finish on Fridays, Free on-site parking and various health and wellbeing resources and benefit schemes including Staff Wellbeing days throughout the year.
  • We offer automatic enrolment to the Local Government Pension Scheme with 20.70% employer pension contribution.
  • Our College is an incredible community, there is a lot that staff and their families can get involved with.
  • We have family friendly policies and we are happy to talk about flexible working.
  • We invest in our people and offer a range of training & career opportunities for all staff as part of our Be Outstanding Development programme.
  • We have an amazing Staff Benefits Package with discounts and savings for supermarkets, petrol, high-street retailers, holidays, cinemas and other leisure.
  • Our shared purpose: We believe in the value of education for a successful future and we want the best for our learners and our staff.
  • Our core values are at the heart of everything we do. Staff and students behave with respect, integrity and kindness.

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