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Work Experience - Placement Officer (Maternity Cover)

Weston CollegeNorth Somerset

Under the direction of the Work Experience Manager, and ultimately the Assistant Principal - Quality Assurance and Accountability, as Work Experience Placement Officer, you will be developing and co-ordinating high-quality work placement opportunities for learners on 16-19 study programmes.

You will be generating new placement opportunities, as well as being the key point of contact for employers, whilst they host a student on work placement. This role requires liaison with learners, employers, and curriculum staff to ensure that students following T levels and Further Education programmes participate in high-quality and productive work experience placement programmes, ranging from 5 to 60 days.

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by TEF, and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Platinum' by Investors in People, which demonstrates our commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.

For full details, and to view a copy of the job description and person specification, please follow this link .

Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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