Perth & Kinross Pathways Coordinator
Are you passionate about supporting care experienced and disadvantaged young people to realise their potential? Can you work in school as part of a dedicated national team to support the young people to get the very best from the education system? If so this role may be for you.
At MCR, our driving force is simple – that care experienced and disadvantaged young people will have the same educational outcomes, career opportunities and life chances as any other young person.
Due to the transformational impact in Glasgow, we are now recruiting for fabulous, trailblazing Pathways Coordinators in Perth area over the coming months. Successful candidates will primarily based in school, supporting and learning from existing teams. Within this role, you will be an integral part of the school community, liaising with staff and external stakeholders and delivering the programme to young people.
The role is hugely satisfying and varied. Your main responsibilities will include:
- Helping build exceptional individual relationships with young people across S1 to S6 and delivering S1 & S2 group work to full year curriculum
- Helping to drive mentor recruitment & consistently supporting, actively engaging & motivating mentors from training to matched status & through the length of engagement
- Actively support MCR young people to set, experience & follow their education & employment pathways. Evidence progression, impact & best practice with YP input, quantitative feedback and qualitative case studies
Our mantra and values of Motivation, Commitment and Resilience sum up what we look for from our team and wish to instil in our young people. Pathways Coordinators create and support opportunities for our young people to find grow and use their talent and provide a gateway to an expanding menu of opportunities and talent tasters.
Please visit our website at www.mcrpathways.org to find out lots more information about who we are, what we do and if this really could be the job that gives you your new found purpose.
Locations across Perth, Perth and Kinross
Initial Fixed term until Nov 2021
Salary: £21,000.00 to £24,000.00 /year