Employment Services Co-ordinator

Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
£27000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Sharron Probert
Contract Type
Full Time

Employment Services Co-ordinator

(Maternity Cover)

Salary Details: £27,000 pa

Duration: Maternity Cover (December 2016 - December 2017)

Our client an 'Outstanding' College in Portsmouth is looking for an Employment Services Co-ordinator to lead their busy Employment Services team. Leading a team of four staff in total, the main purpose of this role is to ensure that potential apprentices and other current and former students are linked with suitable employers and that students are provided with work experience placements. This post is full-time (37 hours per week) and all year round, and is Maternity Cover for the period December 2016 to December 2017.

The main duties of the post are:

* To manage a team of Employment Services Officers and Administration staff

* To ensure that Highbury College Apprenticeship vacancies are filled with suitably qualified candidates

* To support new and existing students through the apprenticeship application process.

* To act as the interface between apprenticeship employers and the College

* To work in collaboration with the Apprenticeship Academy to ensure that efficient processes are in place to manage the transition of new apprentices into College and the workplace

* To work in collaboration with the Account Executives

* To work with students and ex-students (up to a year after leaving Highbury College) in order to place them in appropriate employment

* To co-ordinate CV and job search support activities

* To maintain regular contact with Highbury College Alumni via social media and other mechanisms

A full list of duties, along with what we require from applicants, can be found in the Job Description.

What we can offer you:

- A fantastic benefits package including a competitive pension scheme where the College contributes around 19%

- 24 days annual leave per annum, plus eight Bank Holidays and three days Christmas Closure

- A canteen, hair and beauty salon and nursery

- A sports centre with a 50% discount for staff

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Childcare voucher scheme and access to an online discount website

- 50% discount on Hovertravel services to/from the Isle of Wight

The working environment:

- You will be working within a friendly and professional team who are specialist experts

- You will be working for a Grade 1 Outstanding College which has over 50 years of teaching and learning experience

Closing date: 20 October 2016

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