School Liaison and Events Officer
Blackpool Sixth is an outstanding college specialising in 16-19 education, we have an exciting opportunity for a School Liaison and Events Officer to join our team. This full time, fixed-term, position is well suited to you if you are either looking for the first steps into your career or if you are looking to advance an already established career in a thriving and supportive workplace. The post is fixed-term maternity cover until July 2020.
The post is for 42.75 hours per week and will also require the successful candidate to work up to an additional 100 hours of evenings and weekends across the year. Any additional hours will be paid accordingly on top of the monthly salary.
Based in Admissions, Liaison and Marketing you will work closely with others in the department to promote Blackpool Sixth, develop strong links with local high schools and help students progress smoothly from school to college. As well as delivering a range of workshops and presentations, you’ll organise and run events including careers evenings and carry out student interviews.
A day in Admissions, Liaison and Marketing could see you:
- give inspiring presentations to young people
- develop activities including open days and taster days
- contacting schools to set up opportunities for their students
- coordinating and running college events in liaison with other departments
Do you have experience of working with young people? Do you have the ability to give effective presentations to young people and adults? Have you got the ability to devise and deliver educational activities for secondary age pupils? If you have answered yes to these questions then click here https://jobs.blackpoolsixth.ac.uk/job-vacancies to apply now and find out more about the college.
Closing date: 9am 25th September 2019
Interviews: 2nd October 2019
The health and wellbeing of our staff is important to us, we have recently launched a health and wellbeing group whose mission is to help create a healthy working environment for staff and students through the promotion of a healthy and balanced lifestyle.
We are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of a protected characteristic, or is disadvantaged by any conditions or any related individual requirements.
All staff will be carefully selected using recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise the college’s commitment to safeguarding. All posts, including volunteers, are subject to enhanced DBS clearance. Due to the number of applications we get for each post, we will only be able to contact you should you be shortlisted for interview.