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Intensive Support Officer


£27,747.04 to £29,437.76 per annum.




37 hours

Closing Date

Reference Number


Job Grade

027 - 029

Responsible To

Head of Student Engagement & Support


Northumberland College


Post Ref: 6159. Full Time, 37 hours per week. Permanent. £27,747.04 to £29,437.76 per annum.

 Attractive benefits for this post include 35 days’ annual leave per year plus bank holidays and the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Education Partnership North East are seeking to recruit two Intensive Support Officers, to be based at either our Ashington or Kirkley Hall Campuses.

These posts are key to providing intensive support and to be a point of contact to individual students and to assist them to meet their learning and personal needs in order that they engage in education, training or employment and achieve their full potential.

You will offer individual support that is tailor made for students who are experiencing personal and social issues that could impact on their lives and cause barriers to progression.   Working as part of the wider Student Services team you will support the delivery of the College’s Safeguarding and wellbeing offer and the core work of the student experience function.

We would welcome applications from candidates with a recognised professional qualification in working with young people such as careers guidance, teaching, youth work or social work or a relevant degree. A working knowledge of confidentiality, child protection, data protection and anti-discriminatory/oppressive practice is essential for these roles.

This post is a Designated Safeguarding & Prevent Officer for the College.

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

All applications must be received by Wednesday 09 October at 5pm.

 It is anticipated that interviews will take place during the week commencing

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.


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