Macclesfield College is a leading provider of Further Education and Higher Education in the North West of England. Macclesfield College is part of a modern, inspiring campus providing education to learners of all ages and abilities. Based in East Cheshire, the College offers free secure campus parking and excellent transport links. In 2015, Macclesfield College won the ‘Best company to work for’ Silver Award at the North East 2015 Cheshire Business Awards.
Due to the continued growth and success of the Apprenticeship Department at Macclesfield College, a new opportunity has arisen for a Employment Engagement Officer.
Duties will involve liaising with and supporting employers in identifying their business needs and working with the Delivery Manager to meet those needs. Carrying out presentations and undertaking training needs analyses in the light of business objectives to ensure that contract demands for all funding streams are successfully achieved. The post-holder will also be required to assist at careers events, open evenings and other promotional events across the College provision.
Possessing an NVQ level 3, or equivalent experience, the post-holder will ideally have a full understanding of Apprenticeships and other FE provision and will be able to evidence a pro-active, professional and credible approach to employer engagement, this to be demonstrated via a successful track record in meeting targets and increasing business. Experience of conducting training needs analysis is essential.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references.