Schools Liaison, Admissions and Marketing Manager, Bolton Greater Manchester

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Bolton Sixth Form CollegeBolton Greater Manchester

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £30,261 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

Schools Liaison, Admissions and Marketing Manager

Full Time, Term Time only + 10 days

£30,261 per annum (pro rata)

Bolton Sixth Form College is a vibrant, highly aspirational, high achieving Sixth Form College of c. 1550 students. A modern building with fantastic facilities, the college is located in the newly developed education sector of the town centre and offers a wide range of A Level and Level 3 BTEC programmes. An excellent inspection in May 2017 strengthened the college’s ‘Good’ Ofsted grading and staff work together in an innovative and forward thinking environment to ensure the student experience is maximised and the college becomes a first choice destination for further study within the Borough.

If you are a pro-active individual who has the skills, abilities and enthusiasm to develop and lead the College Schools Liaison programme, oversee the admissions process and ensure that the marketing and communications strategy accurately promotes the College and supports all school liaison activities, then we would like to hear from you for the post of:

Schools Liaison, Admissions and Marketing Manager

This is a demanding but fulfilling role which will suit an individual who understands the value of a focused marketing strategy within the education sector and is able to actively develop and value contacts with key personnel within schools to ensure the college’s representation at all events, whilst at the same time ensuring the accuracy of detailed information and ensuring its correct communication to relevant stakeholders.  Leading a small team of professionals, this role requires a flexible approach as attendance is required at external events as well as those held in college, some of which may be in an evening.

The successful applicant will be required to:

· Have proven experience of working in a management or supervisory capacity in an educational student recruitment and marketing role

· Be able to respond positively under pressure and handle large volumes of work within tight deadlines

· Be creative in their approach to all marketing events to ensure the enjoyment and engagement of prospective students

· Have excellent presentation and interpersonal skills to assist in the development and maintenance of external contacts and to deal positively with the many enquiries the department receives

· Exhibit an interest and understanding of new technologies and explore and develop new avenues of communication in line with these advances and in response to current student culture 

We can offer you:

· A modern friendly working environment with excellent facilities

· A competitive salary based on the pay scale for Support Staff working in a Sixth Form College

· Generous holiday entitlement starting at 26 days per year (plus statutory) increasing to 31 days with service

· Membership of an occupational pension scheme

· Optional wellbeing days / activities

· Structured professional development opportunities and involvement in regular college inset workshops 

A job description and person specification are available. Please note that only applicants who meet the criteria of the person specification will be considered. 

The closing date for applications is Sunday 22nd October 2017 @ midnight

The start date for this post will be by agreement with the successful candidate but is anticipated to be mid-November 2017.

All appointments at the college are subject to the receipt of satisfactory clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Bolton Sixth Form College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Town Centre Campus, Deane Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 5BU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 846215
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