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Student Employability Adviser - INTERNAL ONLY

Vacancy Details

Salary: £23,164 - £26,829 per annum - pro rata
Location: Southampton
Vacancy Group: Employability & Student Enterprise
Category: Support
Closing Date: 25/06/2017
Date Posted: 16/06/2017
Reference: 0000006131


37 hours per week

Fixed Term – Maternity cover up to one year

Internal Only

Interview date: TBC


Southampton Solent University is one of the leading new academic institutions in the UK. We have an international reputation for excellence, social justice and the integration of theory and practice. You can join our success story as our University Records Manager and help us to meet our growing demands.

We are seeking an experienced and proactive Student Employability Adviser. As an integral member of the Student Employability Team within Employability and Enterprise (E&E), the Student Employability Adviser will plan, develop and deliver effective and efficient student-facing employability services.

The team oversees a range of student employability projects including: daily drop-in advice, weekly workshops, “on-campus” student recruitment, professional and student peer mentoring activities, placement resources and support. For example, the popular mentoring schemes involve the Student Employability Adviser in recruiting and training both industry professionals, recent graduates and student peer mentors for a range of exciting initiatives.

Furthermore the team develops content for portal and social media promotion of advice services, workshops and the full range of employment opportunities; placements, graduate work, internships, “on-campus” student recruitment and volunteering.

Employability Advisers undertake the range of responsibilities outlined in this Job Profile and each post may have responsibility for delivering specific projects.

Click ‘Apply Online’ below to register with Jobs@Solent and apply for the vacancy. Please note that CVs will only be accepted in support of a completed online application form.

Committed to equality and inclusivity

In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Are you currently employed at Southampton Solent University?


Local Government Pension Scheme:
Holiday: 22 days per annum plus bank holidays
Christmas Closure: In addition to holiday entitlement
Childcare Vouchers: Salary sacrifice scheme
Relocation Scheme: Terms and conditions apply

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