Work Placement Co-ordinator for FE and Foundation Students
Permanent, Part time, 22.2 hours per week (42 weeks per year)
Stewart Park, Middlesbrough Campus
Salary: £19,214 per annum, pro rata, plus holiday pay entitlement
Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England with centres in York, Middlesbrough, Saltaire, Wakefield and Newcastle.
We offer a wide-ranging curriculum to our Further Education students, including Agriculture, Horticulture, Agriculture, Animal Management, Countryside and the Environment, Engineering, Equine, Floristry, Motorsport, Professional Tree Surgery, Outdoor Adventure Sport, Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness and Uniformed Public Services.
We are seeking an individual who will be responsible for coordinating a high quality work placement programme for both FE and Foundation Learning students on Study Programmes within specific departments at our Middlesbrough campus. Sector experience and knowledge specifically in animal management, Equine or Horticulture will be beneficial.
With a good standard of education to at least NVQ Level 3, you will have a thorough knowledge of FE, T-Levels and work related learning, work placement requirements and processes and experience of liaison with employers to secure placements.
This is an exciting and varied role which will require an organised team player with excellent communication skills who can relate to both students and employers, and with a proven ability to manage and respond to conflicting priorities. Excellent administration skills will also be required and a high level of proficiency in learning and using software packages.
We offer a pleasant, safe and friendly environment to work. Our employees enjoy a range of generous benefits including 35 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays and a pension scheme.
Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check.
For more information, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.
Closing Date: 9.00am Monday 21st June
Interview - TBC
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment.
The Governors and Staff at Askham Bryan College regard each learner as a unique individual and therefore seek to support learner development in ways, which will foster security, confidence and independence. We recognise that high self-esteem, peer support, a secure College environment and clear lines of communication with trusted adults helps all young people and adults particularly those at risk or suffering abuse. These are regarded as central to the wellbeing of the individual and are therefore seen to be an intrinsic part of all aspects of the curriculum and ethos.