Careers Guidance and Work Placement Coordinator, Northamptonshire

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Silverstone UTCNorthamptonshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £25,000 to £32,000 p.a. dependent on experience.
Contract term: Permanent

Careers Guidance and Work placement Coordinator

This brand new role includes the strategic shaping of the UTC’s on-going provision and as such provides an excellent opportunity for a creative and ambitious person to grow with the organisation.  The successful applicant will play a key role in maintaining the success of the UTC through employer engagement, and in the creation, coordination and promotion of a new careers development and employability scheme within the UTC and externally, and will secure work experience and work placement opportunities for our students with employer partners in the region  

Having the right staff is crucial to the success of Silverstone UTC, and we aim to recruit outstanding individuals who are talented, committed and who can demonstrate a high level of motivation.  Silverstone UTC seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for these rewarding roles.  

A fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to be part of something new, exciting and innovative in the heart of Motorsport Valley. With its complementary specialisms of High Performance Engineering and Business & Technical Events Management, we have already put together a team of high performing individuals and this is your opportunity to join them. 

Silverstone UTC is a truly collaborative environment with teams brought together from the worlds of education and business. As part of that team, not only will you be delivering first class education, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to help shape and develop Silverstone UTC into a nationally renowned establishment that meets the needs of its students and employment partners alike.  Silverstone UTC offers: 

•The opportunity to progress and apply for leadership roles within the school. 

•A commitment to the professional development of its entire staff with varied and interesting opportunities provided for the enhancement of professional skills. 

•A business style approach to education – feedback from visitors is that it feels like a business environment and not a school. 

•Free lunch for those on duty. 

•A truly unique location for a school – right alongside Silverstone Circuit. 

•A highly collegiate approach which recognises that every team member has something to offer to shape the vision and direction of the UTC. 

•The opportunity and freedom to be the teacher you always wanted to be.

Apply by Monday 2nd July for interviews soon after and an anticipated job start in September if possible or negotiable..



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1327 855010