Background to the Post
The Personal Learning Advisor (PLA) is responsible for delivering tutorials to groups of learners and individuals to meet study programme requirements. This includes monitoring the progress of students, delivering the pastoral tutorial programme; and providing support by signposting the students to other support services in the college. PLA’s will work with a defined caseload of individuals and cohorts of learners.
The PLA will report directly to an identified Head of Department and receive direction, support and supervision from the Tutorial Manager for tutorials for standardisation of practice, training and development.
Why Work With Us?
Imagine working for an employer that has a positive impact on the lives of thousands of students every year. That could be you.
We offer careers in teaching, educational support and pastoral care and brilliant opportunities within our professional Corporate and Commercial Services departments. The opportunities here are almost endless and can be full time, term time only, part time.
We are one of the largest higher and further education colleges in the country with just under 15,000 students and around 1,300 staff. That’s a lot of people and people are our key to success.
WCG has a comprehensive staff training program, offering leadership training for those wanting to progress and an employee health and wellbeing programme to support our staff when they need it most.
Place of Work: Evesham College
Our Evesham College centre aims to provide practical experience from students' training, with facilities reflecting a real workplace setting. These facilities include fully equipped IT facilities and media suite for Esports and Games Design, Graphic Design and Photographic studio and Hair, barbering & beauty commercial training salons.
Evesham College is located a short walk from Evesham town centre. It is well placed for bus links from the surrounding areas and is only a few minutes away from the A46.
Essential Skills and Knowledge:
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