Outreach Officer - Exeter College

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • £22,847 - £25,627 (UoP Grade 4)

A proactive and enthusiastic individual is required to join the Uniconnect team, delivering Higher Education outreach activities to secondary school and college students from ages 13 to 18 years.

Uniconnect, also known as ‘Next Steps’, is a collaborative project comprising of universities and FE/HE colleges in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. This project is funded by the Office for Students (OfS) to encourage awareness of, and access to, Higher Education for young people from target groups in schools and colleges where progression to Higher Education is currently lower than average.

This post will be based with the Future Steps Team at Exeter College, who provide careers education, information, advice and guidance for the 16-18 learners at the college. The post holder will primarily co-ordinate and deliver activities with 16-18-year-old students at the college as well supporting work with Years 9-11 in the college’s central Exeter feeder schools.

The post holder will also liaise with colleagues across Uniconnect and build relationships with internal and external stakeholders. In addition, the post-holder will receive guidance and meet reporting requirements from the central Uniconnect team based at Plymouth University, to ensure that the project achieves its overall objectives.

This post is fixed term until 31 August 2023.

For further information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Ed Sweatman on 01392 400424.

Exeter College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Exeter College is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community.

To apply for this post, please visit www.exe-coll.ac.uk.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX4 4JS


  • Reference

    KH2836


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support


  • Salary Details

    £22,847 - £25,627 (UoP Grade 4)


  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    37 hours per week

  • Closing Date

    08/08/2022

  • DBS Check Required

    Yes