Community Outreach Worker - Post No: SS420, Solihull

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Solihull CollegeSolihull

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Salary up to £27,941 per annum (Applications for 0.5 will be considered – salary will be pro rata where applicable)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking a Community Outreach Worker to  work as a member of the Adult Skills and Community team to promote and recruit to adult provision including Functional Skills / an unemployed offer (Work Ready) / Community Learning / ESOL by identifying new and developing existing relationships in Birmingham and Solihull and wider. 

Working with external stakeholders, including Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, Job Centre Plus, schools, the voluntary sector and employers the post holder will be required to develop new links and sustain current partnerships. Primarily to increase student numbers and generate income by successfully engaging with large partner organisations and small community groups.

The ideal candidate will possess experience of successful networking and relationship building and be able and willing to respond to the needs of both external and internal clients. Excellent communication skills and a positive ‘can do’ attitude are essential. 

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More about Solihull College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Blossomfield Campus, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 1SB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 6787001

Solihull College is a modern, responsive and robust organisation and this provides the ideal foundation for us to further develop and excel. We are proud to be a student-focused institution.

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