Work Placement Co-ordinator
£20,529 - £22,546
Full Time – 37 hours per week
An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Work Placement Coordinator to join our Services to Students/Marketing & Admissions Department to support our students achieve success. The successful candidate will coordinate and develop the current system of work placements for our full time learners. You should possess an A-Level or equivalent qualification.
The successful candidate should have experience of working in an education or recruitment setting together with experience providing advice & guidance to young people and adults. Knowledge of safeguarding issues in education is also an essential requirement.
The successful candidate will possess knowledge of current developments in the local labour market, with the ability to develop strong external relationships with employers to secure suitable work placements for our learners and ensure all parties are supported whilst on placement.
In addition the successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills and have experience liaising with employers and supporting learners. The successful candidate will also have a level 2 qualification in Maths and English (GCSE A*-C, or equivalent) or a willingness to attain these qualifications with the support of the College.
If you think that you meet the above criteria please refer to the role profile and person specification for further information.
Telford College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhance DBS disclosure and other employment checks.
To apply, please visit www.telfordcollege.ac.uk (please do not send CVs). Alternatively please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Telford College, Haybridge Road, Wellington, Telford, Shropshire, TF1 2NP, tel: 01952 642200.
Closing Date: Thursday 15 November 2018 at 09:00 a.m.
Interview Date: Friday 23 November 2018